Frederick (Ted) McCool, 1926 — 2013
Frederick (Ted) McCool
1926 — 2013
Frederick (Ted) McCool was born July 19, 1926, and died December 11, 2013. He was surrounded by his wife Rita and his children, Michael, Lisa, and Laura, who lovingly ushered him into the arms of the Lord.
He was born to William and Bernice McCool in Ohio. Ted served his country in the United States Army Air Corps. Ted worked in the Aerospace Industry as an Xray Inspector. He retired in 1989, moved to Tehachapi where he lived to enjoy his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren, whom he loved dearly. Ted served the community by volunteering alongside his wife, Rita, in many organizations.
Ted is survived by his wife of 54 years, Rita McCool, his children, Michael McCool, Lisa Montgomery and Laura Wilcox and her husband, Brian. Grandchildren Joe, Tom and Matthew McCool, Michael and Victoria Cozy, Mariah Lipman, and Heather Steele, Great grandchildren Scarlette, Bronson and Cash Steele, Jackson and Nicholas Cozy and Maxim McCool.
A celebration of Ted's life is scheduled on January 4, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Tehachapi Mountain Vineyard.