Earl McCollom, 86, Wichita, father of Mark McCollom, passed away October 17, 2012.

Earl McCollom, 86, proprietor of McCollom Motors, Wichita, passed away October 17, 2012.

Along with his wife of 68 years, Phyllis, they piloted their planes to many events/destinations across the U.S.

Services were held on Monday at Resthaven Mortuary, Wichita.

He is survived by: his wife Phyllis; six children, Jennifer (Jeff) Elliott, Carol (Eugene) Mussat, Mark (Kay), Marilyn (Mike) Rudick, Dan (Darlene) all in the Wichita area, and David (Sue) of Centennial, Colo.; 14 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

A son, James, preceded him in death.

Memorials established: Gideons International, 1637 W. May, Wichita, Ks 67213; Kansas Aviation Museum, 3550 S. Geo Washington Blvd., Wichita, Ks 67210; Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice, hynesmemorial.org.

Condolences may be offered at www.resthavenmortuary-cemetery.com.