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Neil Douglas Kellogg


1926 - 2015 Obituary Condolences
Neil Douglas Kellogg Obituary
NEIL DOUGLAS KELLOGG Age 89, of Hemet, CA, passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Brookdale Hemet. Neil was born January 6, 1926 in Center Grove, Iowa. He was the son of the late Edgar Marquis Kellogg and the late Elva Sarah (Detweiler) Kellogg. Neil graduated from high school at the age of sixteen. Upon the advent of WWII, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy when he turned seventeen and proudly served his country aboard a mine sweeper in the Pacific. Following military service, he attended Iowa State College where he graduated with a degree in engineering in 1949. Neil began his career at U.S. Steel in Indiana where he was the safety engineer. Subsequent employment in the same positions included TRW & Lawrence Livermore Laboratory. He retired as the San Diego County Safety Officer in 1978. His interests were varied and included travel, camping, hiking, boating, tennis, movies, and playing poker. More importantly, he was a devoted husband of 44 years to his wife Lois. Arrangements are being handled by Miller-Jones Mortuary & Crematory Hemet, 1501 West Florida Ave, Hemet, CA. Friends may pay their respects from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tuesday, March 17, 2015. Graveside service will be at Riverside National Cemetery at 11:15 AM, Wednesday, March 18, 2015.
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Published in Press-Enterprise on Mar. 18, 2015
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