Raymond “Mickey” Wendt Jr. died Monday, July 8, 2013, at Assumption Home in Cold Spring. He was 79.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 11, at the Wenner Funeral Home in Cold Spring. Visitation will be from 9-10:30 a.m. Thursday morning at the funeral home.
Raymond J. “Mickey” Wendt, Jr., was born Feb. 15, 1934, in Cook County, Ill., to Raymond J. Sr. and Nettie (Goldsworthy) Wendt. He married Joann Sykes Dec. 5, 1957. Mickey served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1954-56. He worked for many local businesses, including most recently Wendt’s and Sons, Landy’s, and Dutch Maid Bakery.
Mickey was preceded in death by his wife Joann, parents, brother Bill, nephew Billy, and niece Pamela.
He is survived by his daughter Sally Wendt; stepdaughter Pat (and Gilbert Sr.) Michalski; siblings Sally Kroc, John Wendt, and Susie Clark; grandchildren Theresa (and Craig) Tubb, Gilbert Jr. (and Jennifer) Michalski, and Jerry Michalski; great-granddaughter Kristin Tubb; and many nieces and nephews.