CONNIE L. WHEELER
Connie L. Wheeler, 80, of Quincy died at 3:45 pm Friday (August 1, 2014) in Good Samaritan Home.
Born November 22, 1933 in Quincy, Connie was the daughter of Richard D. and Margaret Scott Waack. She married Howard J. Wheeler in Quincy on July 29, 1951. Howard preceded her in death on February 26, 2002.
Connie attended the Liberty Christian Church. She was a member of the Women of the Moose, Liberty American Legion Auxiliary and the Goldwing Motorcycle Club. She enjoyed cooking and spending the holidays with her family especially Christmas. Connie loved spending time with her grandchildren and was most proud earning her GED at the age of fifty seven.
Survivors include a son, Steven A. Wheeler of Hampton, VA; five daughters Patricia M. Wheeler (Mel Motley), Trudy E. Wheeler (Pam Fretwell), Penny Lynn Craft (Arthur), Kimberly K. Schoch (Tim) and Alice Ann Wheeler (Laura Layton) all of Quincy; eight grandchildren Brian C.E. Mixer (Jennifer), Tim Wheeler (Brenda), Bobbi Jo Martin (Ryan), Bonnie Lynn Shore (John), Robin Lynn Craft (fiancee Mark Priepot), Christina Cooper (Eric) Josh M. Shannon and Kayla Layton. Also surviving are ten great grandchildren Brian Mixer, Lily Mixer, Landon Wheeler, Brylee Martin, Kinley Martin, Howard J. Shore, Christopher Shore, Jackson Martin, Jada Wall and Kylie Cooper; a brother Richard A. Waack (Mary) of Schofield, WI and several loving nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Wheeler was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one sister Donna Baze, a daughter in law Nancy Wheeler and a niece Christina Baze-Hess.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday morning 10:00 am in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home in Quincy with Pastor Richard Martin officiating. Burial will be in the Payson New Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Tuesday morning from 9:00 am until the time of services at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Blessing Hospice.