Jack McKenzie, 76, Stevens Point, a chef and the owner of the former Paper Mill Restaurant in Plover, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013.
A celebration of his life will be held from noon to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 10, at Club 10, 1602 Highway HH, (old Highway 10 west), Stevens Point.
Mr. McKenzie was born Sept. 3, 1937, in Rhinelander, a son of the late Floyd and Mae (Tucker) McKenzie. He graduated from RhinelanderHigh School in 1955.
He attended the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point.
He started his career as a chef at the former Whiting Hotel in Stevens Point, then became head chef at the Wisconsin River Country Club.
After 15 years he opened the Paper Mill Restaurant in Plover. He ended his career as chef at South Point Restaurant.
Survivors include one foster son, Jeff Noltze; and three brothers, Dick (Jeanie), Derald (Barb) and Bob (Julie).
He was also preceded in death by one sister, Nancy Sheldon; and two brothers, Eugene and Jim.