LEXINGTON — George Wendell Stice of Lexington, Kentucky, passed away on Monday, March 25, 2013, at the Markey Cancer Center. He was born to the late George W. and Mary Jo Holley Stice on October 21, 1936, in Tatumsville, Kentucky.
He is survived by his wife, Patsy; a brother, Will Stice (Sheryl); a sister, Mary Jane Van Fleet (Doug); and two daughters, Laura Brandon (David) and Rose Thrush (Bill). His five grandchildren are Danny Treas (Selena), Jesse Treas (Cindy), David Brandon, Michael Patterson (Carolina) and Jeanne Dew. His three great-grandchildren are Anistyn Treas, Morgan Treas and Levi Patterson.
Wendell was a commercial investment real estate specialist and built a successful commercial real estate, property management career.
Wendell’s passion and enthusiasm for life were evident through his love for his family, his friends, and his faith in God. He demonstrated this passion by helping others, participating in mission trips, overseeing two major construction projects at Tates Creek Christian Church and pursuing his hobbies of woodworking and enjoying nature.
A celebration of his life service is scheduled for Friday, April 5, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Tates Creek Christian Church, 3150 Tates Creek Road in Lexington, 40502.
Visitation with the family is scheduled from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be given to the Stice Cemetery in care of Donald Copeland, 3044 Briensburg-Tatumsville Road, Gilbertsville, KY 42044.