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John Charles Wedd, 70, of Hays, KS and formerly of Wichita, KS, passed away on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the Wheatland Nursing Center in Russell, KS. John was born the son of Donald J. Richardson and Opal Thompson on August 4, 1947 in Dodge City, KS. After birth, John was raised by his adoptive parents, John and Blanche Wedd.
John served his country with pride, serving in the United States Navy. His biggest passion was following and watching Nascar. He enjoyed the outdoors which included hunting and fishing.
Survivors include a son, Donald A. Wedd and his wife Karen of Peabody, KS; two daughters, Sheila McQueen of Hays, KS, Jeanne K. Stoss and her husband Ron of Otis, KS; several brothers and sisters; six grandchildren, Sara Hughes, Paul McQueen, Jr., Tiffany Albrecht, Brittany, Tristan & Tanner Wedd; and seven great-grandchildren.
John is preceded in death by his biological parents and adoptive parents.
Cremation has taken place. Private family services will be held at a later date.
To share a memory or to leave condolences, please visit John’s memorial webpage at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com. Arrangements are being handled by Brock's-Keithley Funeral Chapel & Crematory, 2509 Vine St., Hays, KS 67601.