Allen M. Wheeler

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

St. Marys, W.Va. — Allen M. Wheeler, 66, of, formerly of Lebanon, N.H., passed away, Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, at his residence with his wife and daughter by his side.

He was born, Sept. 29, 1950, in White River Junction, Vt., and a son of Hazel Campbell Wheeler of Lyme, N.H., and the late Ernest W. Wheeler. He was a ground crew supervisor for the town of Hanover, N.H., after retiring he owned a cleaning business until moving to W.Va. in 2012. In W.Va. he opened a second hand furniture business in Parkersburg. His hobbies included Karaoke, Red Sox Baseball, and camping.

In addition his mother, he is survived by his wife of 25 years, Mary Farrell Wheeler; daughter, Wendy (Steve) Wheeler of South Royalton, Vt.; three step-daughters, Christina (Dave) Thomas of Bradford, Vt., Jenette (Doug) Hicks of White River Junction, Vt., and Michelle (David) Prive of Parkersburg, W.Va.; step-son, David (Missy) Gilmore of Wells River, Vt.; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; three brothers, Daniel Wheeler of Riverton, Wyo., Terry (Rose) Wheeler of West Hartford, Vt., Jack (Irene) Wheeler of Orford, N.H.; sister, Becky (Gary) Wheeler of Orford; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Ivan Wheeler, and James Wheeler; and a sister Judy Wheeler.

Memorial services will be held Friday, Aug. 11 at 2 p.m. at the Ingram Funeral Home in St. Marys. Locally a visitation will be held Wednesday, Aug. 16from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the Knight Funeral Home in White River Junction, a memorial service will follow at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

Condolences to Alan’s family may be made in an online guestbook at www.knightfuneralhomes.com.