Tanner Theadore Mollendor passed away June 10, 2019 at the Sheridan County Health Complex in Hoxie, Kansas at the age of 38. He was born on April 4, 1981 in Holyoke, CO to Theadore and Kristee (Kemper) Mollendor. Tanner graduated in 2000 from Julesburg High School in Julesburg, CO; and later from the welding program at Northwest Kansas Technical College in Goodland, KS. Tanner was engaged to Brittany Mullins and was blessed with 5 children: Keegen, River, Lillyin, and Addysin Mollendor, and Allie Schmidt.
Tanner loved music and drumming, fishing with his kids, and riding motorcycles. His job was his passion next to his love for his children and fiancé. Tanner was a hugger and could always be found helping others.
Tanner is survived by his wife Brittany Mullins-Mollendor and son River of Hoxie; father Theadore Mollendor and wife Toni of Julesburg, CO; mother Kristee Mollendor of Colorado; maternal grandmother Phyllis Kemper of Julesburg, CO; grandparents Don & Lora Reuter of Holyoke, CO; mother and fathers in law Cara Priel and step-father Kent of North Platte, NE, and Ted Miller, III of Scottsbluff, NE; children of Tanner Mollendor and Mandi Miller, Allie Schmidt (Tim) of PA, and Lillyin, Addysin, and Keegen Mollendor of Brewster; and brothers Dane Mollendor of Julesburg, CO and Brandon Reuter and wife Taylor of Harrisburg, PA.
Preceding Tanner in death is his paternal grandparents Phillip and Mary Mollendor; maternal grandfather Orville Kemper.
Tanner was a hardworking, loving, and dedicated family man. He loved what he did and did what he loved. Although our hearts are weighing heavy during this difficult time, we can cherish the memories of the time that was his and the life that he lived. Tanner will be greatly missed; his life, his love, and his legacy will live on in the hearts of his family and friends.
Celebration of life services will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2019 starting at 2:00 p.m. (central time zone) at Unreel Event Center, 4684 West Highway 30, North Platte, NE 69101. Food/cash bar will be served. The family would love for you to come and share your memories of Tanner. Memorials are suggested in memory of Tanner to Tanner Mollendor Memorial Fund and may be sent in care of Mickey-Leopold Funeral Home, PO Box 987, Hoxie, Kanas 67740.