WENDEL G., 81
Wendel G. 'Skip' Kellogg, Jr., 81, of Ocala, FL passed on Friday, July 25, 2014 in Ocala.
He was born in Detroit, MI on April 30, 1933. He served in the U.S. Air Force; graduated from Wayne State University with his Engineering degree and Michigan State University for his MBA. Skip was an Industrial Engineer with UniRoyal and Michelin Tires until retiring in 1992.
He was a member at Joy Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ocala. Skip was president of the Oak Run Homeowners Association; president of OMI; chairman of the Oak Run Travel; served on the Marion County Planning Committee; he was past Mayor of Walled Lake, MI.; was president of the Ocala Bridge Club and achieved the Bronze Life Master; was neighborhood Rep. for Laurel Oaks and was an avid University of Michigan and Detroit Lions fan. He moved to Ocala in July of 1992 from Canton, OH.
He was preceded in death by his former wives Joan and Gloria. Skip is survived by his loving wife Carol of Ocala; daughter Lisa and five step-children and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at the Joy Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hwy. 200, Ocala, FL.
Arrangements are under the care of Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services, TimberRidge Chapel, Ocala, FL.
Condolences may be expressed to:
Hiers-Baxley Funeral Services
910 E Silver Springs Blvd
Ocala, FL 34470
Published in Ocala Star-Banner from Aug. 17 to Aug. 18, 2014