Mr. Wendelin was born June 3, 1956, in San Mateo and lived in Tracy 20 years.
He was a local Little League coach for nine years.
Survivors include his wife, Debbie Wendelin of Tracy; three sons, Dustin Wendelin, and his wife, Candace, of Oregon and Bob Koury and Eric Wendelin Jr., both of Tracy; mother, Lois McIsaac of Tracy; three siblings, Wendy Roseland of Hawaii, Lori Burger of Washington state and U.S. Navy Cmdr. Steven Wendelin of Washington, D.C.; and several grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his father, Randolph Wendelin; a son, Aaron Wendelin; two brothers, Randy Wendelin and Michael Wendelin; and a stepfather, Chuck McIsaac.
Saturday’s service will begin at 9:30 a.m. at Fry Memorial Chapel, 550 S. Central Ave., followed by burial in Tracy Cemetery, 501 E. Schulte Road. Visitation will be observed from 2 to 5 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at the funeral home. A guest book can be found at www.frymemorialchapel.com.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Mr. Wendelin’s name may be sent to The Lupus Foundation of Northern California, 2365 N. First St., Ste. 211, San Jose, CA 95134-2032.