Jun 27, 1916 - Oct 16, 2012
Dorothy Kellogg, 96, died at Wind River Rehabilitation Center in Riverton on October 16th. She currently resided at Homestead Assisted Living in Riverton, Wyoming.
At her request, no services will be conducted. She will be cremated and buried next to her husband, Bill, in Scotts Mills, Oregon.
Dorothy Bertha Shedd was born June 27, 1916 in Norwich, Connecticut to Martin E. and Bertha (White) Shedd. She moved from Rhode Island to Bend, Oregon with her parents in 1921. After a short stay in Bend, Dorothy and her parents moved around the West Coast in California and Oregon. In 1939 she married William Moffitt (Bill) Kellogg in Eugene, Oregon. They moved to Burbank, California during World War II where they both worked for the Lockheed Aircraft Company. Their only son, David, was born in Glendale, California in 1943. They returned to Bend in 1946 and remained until 1967. Dorothy worked for Central Oregon Community College from its beginning and was assistant to the founding President of the College, Dr. Don Pence.
Dorothy and her husband, Bill, moved from Bend to Eugene, Oregon in 1967 where she worked for Lane County Community College. She retired from LCCC in 1980 and in 1989 and she and Bill moved to Waldport, Oregon fulfilling their lifelong dream to live on the Oregon Coast.
Bill died in 1995 and in 2008 she moved to Riverton, Wyoming into an assisted living facility and to be nearer her son David.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, husband Bill, sisters Marion Shepard and Elizabeth Denham Penrod. She is survived by her son David and wife Carol of Lander, Wyoming, two grandchildren Julia Kellogg of Bondurant, Wyoming and Abbey Smith of Jackson, Wyoming, 4 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
On-line obituaries are available and condolences for the family may be made at: theDavisFuneralHome.com
Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.