Richard M. “Rick” Kellis

  • Birth 27 Oct 1946 Springfield, Lane County, Oregon, USA
  • Death 10 Dec 2011 Springfield, Lane County, Oregon, USA
  • Burial Springfield, Lane County, Oregon, USA
  • Plot Block 10 Lot 20E
  • Memorial ID 81911152

The Eugene Register-guard
Lane County, Oregon
Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Richard Kellis

SPRINGFIELD — A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17, at Fairfield Baptist Church in Eugene for Richard M. "Rick" Kellis of Springfield, who died Dec. 10 of cardiac arrest. He was 65.

A dedicated car cruise will be held in Springfield next summer.

He was born Oct. 27, 1946, in Eugene to James and Edith Schaaf Kellis. He married JoAnn Johnson on Dec. 7, 1968, in Eugene.

He graduated from North Eugene High School and Lane Community College. He served in the Army from 1966 to 1970. He was the owner of Rick's Spray Service until he sold the business in 2010.

Survivors include his wife; a son, James of Springfield; a brother, Gary of Eugene; a sister, Janet Smith of Sutherlin; and one grandchild.

Arrangements by Poole-Larsen Funeral Home in Eugene.

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  • Maintained by: Alice Morton
  • Originally Created by: Jan
  • Added: 13 Dec 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 81911152
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Richard M. “Rick” Kellis (27 Oct 1946–10 Dec 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 81911152, citing Laurel Grove Cemetery, Springfield, Lane County, Oregon, USA ; Maintained by Alice Morton (contributor 46498986) .