Wendell Lawrence Tatro

Born: Tue., Jul. 16, 1940
Died: Mon., Jul. 21, 2008

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Wendell Lawrence "Wen" Tatro, age 68, of Greensboro, Georgia, died on Monday, July 21, 2008 at his home in Reynolds Landing. Son of the late Harold and Alvina Tatro, Wen was born on July 16, 1940, in Cook County, Illinois. In 1959 he graduated from Lindbloom High School in Illinois. Wen worked in industrial sales for forty-five years. He was a loving husband, father and "Papa" devoted to his grandchildren. The Tatros moved to Greene County nine years ago from Naperville, Illinois. Wen is survived by his wife, Carol Tatro of Greensboro, Georgia; two daughters, KimTatro of Green Bay, Wisconsin and Karen Steiger of Fayette, Alabama; a son, Greg Tatro of Macon, Georgia; a sister, Laverne Tatro of Chicago, Illinois; three grandchildren, Lauren Tatro, Andrew Tatro and Savannah Steiger; and a host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his siblings, Harold Tatro and Alvina Dollinger. A Memorial Service will be held Friday, July 25, 2008 at 2:00 p.m. at Walker United Methodist Church with Rev. John Shinall officiating. The family will receive friends 1:30. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is coordinating the arrangements. Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.

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Kathy Anderson
   Posted Wed July 23, 2008
Kim and family I am so sorry for your loss, sorry we could not be there in person to express our deepest sympathy. But you know I will always be right here if you need anything. Kathy

Chuck and Donna Connolly
   Posted Wed July 23, 2008
Carol, Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. We know how much Wen will be missed in your lives and pray for peace for you all. Chuck and Donna

Shawn and Amy Aalsma
   Posted Wed July 23, 2008
Kim and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time. You have our deepest sympathies. Shawn and Amy Aalsma

Sheila Shah
   Posted Thu July 24, 2008
Carol and family, The sudden and unexpected loss of Wen was such a shock. You all are in my heart and thoughts. Love, Sheila Shah

Mary Battle
   Posted Thu July 24, 2008
Greg, Patricia and Carol, We are so sorry for your loss. You are all in our thoughts and prayers and if there is anything we can do please remember that we are here for you and just a phone call away. God be with you, Mary Battle, Roone Unger and Bitsy Lee.

Colleen Arendt
   Posted Thu July 24, 2008
Kim and family: We were so sorry to hear of your loss. Losing a loved one is always so difficult. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you always. Keep your memories of him in your heart and he will always be with you. Let us know if there is anything we can do for you.

Jerry Clarke
   Posted Thu July 24, 2008
Dear Carol,Extremely saddened by Wen's death.My condolenses go out to you & your family.You are in my prayers.I have wonderful memories of a great guy,I felt was always my friend.& Warm regards,Jerry

Madonna Broihier
   Posted Thu July 24, 2008
Dear Carol and Family, I am so very, very sorry to hear that Wen passed away. John and I so enjoyed hearing from you every Christmas and Joyce McClure kept me up to date on your family. Greg was always a favorite of our family and we have fond memories of all of you. We will be praying for you at this sad, sad time. Love, Madonna and John Broihier

Bob & Kathy Kouba
   Posted Thu July 24, 2008
Carol and family we are so very sorry, our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Buzz Clarke
   Posted Thu July 24, 2008
Carol & family, my heartfelt sympathy for the loss of Wen. I have wonderful memories of this man who I have held in great esteem. You have a wonderful family that will be there for each other. Our prayers are with all. Buzz

Regina and George Batog
   Posted Fri July 25, 2008
Dear Kim and family: Please accept our deepest sympathy at the loss of your dad. We know he was a great man and a wonderful Dad. We only met him briefly in Florida but knew immediately he was a great guy! George and Jeannie Batog

Joe and Jo Ann Varda
   Posted Fri July 25, 2008
Kim and Family, please accept our condolences...know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Keep your memories of your Dad alive...share his stories with family and friends...let them guide you and keep you today and always.

Melissa Batog
   Posted Sat July 26, 2008
Coach, I am very sorry to hear about your dad. Please don't hesitate to ask if there is anything you need. Moe

Bob and Shar Diller
   Posted Sun July 27, 2008
Carol, Kim, Greg and Karen - Shar and were sorry to read of Wen's passing. We recall the light hearted times we had together when you kids were growing up with our boys. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Jennifer Burris
   Posted Sun July 27, 2008
I send my deepest sympathies.

Sarah Sager
   Posted Thu August 07, 2008
I'm so sorry to hear about your loss coach. Just wanted to let you know that I'm thinking of you and your family.