Lasting Memories

Timothy (Ted) F. Wellings, Jr.
June 6, 1925-Jan. 5, 2013
Woodside, California

Ted Wellings, a longtime resident of Woodside Hills, California, died at his home on Jan. 5, 2013, at the age of 87, of heart failure. Ted was a family man, golfer, retired Navy man, and accomplished businessman.

Ted was born in Boston, Massachusetts, to Timothy F. and Antoinette Wellings. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in June of 1946. After serving 20 years in the Navy and living several places, he settled in California and started his own CPA business.

He was a partner with his son Bruce and a financial adviser in Menlo Park. He continued to work up until this last March. When he wasn’t working, he and Peggy loved to travel and play golf.

Ted is survived by his wife of 58 years, Peggy Gills Wellings, son Bruce Wellings of Redwood City, daughter Cindy Wellings Hayes of Sacramento, and son Tim Wellings of Spring Branch, Texas. He is also survived by 9 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

A funeral service will be held at Skylawn on Friday, January 11, at 1:30 p.m. A reception will follow the service.

Donations may be made to: Menlo Park Rotary Foundation, P.O. Box 876, Menlo Park, CA 94026; USNA foundation, 25 Maryland Avenue, Annapolis, MD 21401; American Heart Association.

From Paul Goeld
Jan. 12, 2013

My sincere condolences to Ted's family. He was a smart, wonderful guy and he will be missed!