Obituary of Frederick Kellogg
Rev. Frederick E. Kellogg
June 21, 1931 ~ August 2, 2019
Rev. Frederick E. Kellogg, 88, Warren, passed away at 2:43 a.m. on August 2, 2019, at Heritage Pointe in Warren. He was born in Gas City, Indiana, on Friday, June 21, 1931, to Lester Kellogg and Ethel (Howell) Kellogg.
He attended Gas City High School and graduated from Marion College. He was a minister for 35 years and served 10 years with the United Methodist Church.
On May 3, 1996, he married Barbara S. Platt. He was a member of McNatt UMC. He loved to fish and garden. He was very proud to have served his country in the United States Navy. While in the Navy, Frederick served on the USS Bennington that had suffered an explosion. This had a huge influence on his life. He later took service on the USS Kula Gulf. He raised chickens, rabbits, calves, and a pig. Frederick made a difference in many lives as a minister. He was very involved in the Pennville community where he made a great impact when he served as a member of the city council. As a minister he spent a lot of time visiting homes, nursing facilities, and hospitals praying with families. When with family and friends, he loved playing Euchre.
Survivors include his five daughters, Sonya Foster of FL, Carlene Korber of FL, Joi (Brad) Jimison of Elkhart, Amy (David) Reimschisel of Leo, and Jill (Patrick) Mohan of Elkhart; son, Mark (Kris) Scher of Mishawaka; and sister, Linda Schuller of Gas City.
He was preceded in death by his son, David Kellogg; brother, Gene Kellogg; sister, Elizabeth "Betsy" Swafford; father, Lester Kellogg; mother, Ethel Maxine Kellogg; wife, Dorothy Kellogg; and grandson, Adam Foster.
Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, August 9, 2019, at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, Storey Chapel, 400 E. Main St., Gas City, IN.
Frederick’s funeral service will be at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 10, 2019, at the funeral home with Rev. Bill VanHaften officiating. Burial will follow at Park Cemetery, Fairmount.
Memorial contributions may be directed to The Building Fund, McNatt UMC, 7593 S SR 3-90, Warren, IN 46792.
Memories may be shared online at www.nswcares.com.
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