Sue A. Wheeler

September 23, 1939 ‒ October 18, 2018

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Sue A. Wheeler, 79, Mount Vernon passed away on Thursday morning, October 18, 2018 at the Country Club Rehabilitation Campus in Mount Vernon. She was born on September 23, 1939 in Mount Vernon to the late Edward and Mildred (Soles) Dunn.

Sue is survived by her children, Alan (Michelle) Stone of Sunbury,  Diane Stone,  Jonny (Nancy) Stone of Cardington,  Gayle (Dale) Payne of Mount Vernon;  and Gary (Rachel) Stone of Danville;  step children, Doug (Malani) Wheeler, Mike (Tina) Wheeler and  Phil (Sheri) Wheeler; 14 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren; sister, Sandy (Bill) Shoman of Fredericktown; Jerry (Bev) Dunn of Columbus.

In addition to her parents, Sue was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Leroy “Shad” Wheeler in 2004; and a step son, Robert “Bob” Wheeler.

In following with Sue’s wish, there will not be any services.

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  • It saddens me to see the loss of this active and vibrant woman . . a neighbor for many years. My thoughts and prayers go to all of her children and their families, and to those members of the Dunn family. I knew Sue pretty well during our younger years, and it’s just impossible to believe she is gone from this earth. She is now resting in the arms of her Lord and Savior. I will never forget her.

  • Our thoughts are with the family at this saddened time. I have so many wonderful memories of Sue, she always made me feel welcome in her home. I will always remember those fun times I had going places with her and her family, when I was a youngster. She sure was one in a million.

  • Im so sorry to hear about your mother, my thoughts and prayers go iut to each and everyone of you.

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family. We remember all the fun times we had when Sue and Shad traveled to Las Vegas. All the laughs and great memories we will remember.

    Charlie & Barb Hommel, Las Vegas NV
    Jim Coyle Newark OH

  • My deepest sympathy to all of Sue’s family. We share in your loss, since Sue was a member of our ’57 MVHS class. She and Shad are together again and they are pain-free and happy. May the family be together and give each other strength as you go through this time. You have friends who care. Sincerely, Susan (Nash) Huggins/Fredericktown

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with the family members at this time.
    Rich has fond memories of Sue as a neighbor and mother of his best friend Alan and the other family members.
    May the Lord give comfort to you each as you say “until we meet again in heaven”.
    Rich and Janet Hiles

  • To the Stone and Wheeler Families,
    My deepest sympathy to you as you grieve your Mom and Step Mom. Prayers for comfort and peace to know she no longer in pain. May God be with you as you grieve.

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you at this time. So sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. She was a sweet lady. May God comfort all of you.

  • I am so sorry for the passing of Sue. May God comfort your family through these tough times. Your in our thoughts and prayers!

    Love and friendship
    Tim, Debbi, and Lee Newmeyer