February 02, 1935 ‒ July 15, 2008
Troy Eugene Wheelen, age 73 of Marengo, peacefully went to join his beloved wife Marcia for a walk in God’s eternal gardens on Tuesday afternoon July 15, 2008 at Morrow Manor in Chesterville.
He was born on February 2, 1935 in Belfast, Ohio to the late Homer and Mary (Griffith) Wheelen. A 1935 graduate of Hillsboro High School and he worked many years at Frigid Foods. Later in life he went back to school and graduated with a certificate in Occupational Therapy. He worked with the elderly until he retired and became the caregiver for his wife Marcia (McCarty) Wheelen until she passed away on September 15, 2005.
He is survived by daughters: Pandora S. (Richard) Logsdon of Middletown, Diana M. Wheelen of Topsail, NC, Mary A. Paul) Thompson of Fayetteville NC; 6 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held Friday 1 p.m. in the Butter Cemetery, Marengo with Rev Beverly Hall officiating. Arrangements are entrusted to the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Marengo.
The family suggests in lieu of flowers memorial contributions in his honor to the Central Ohio Lung Association, 1950 Arlingate Lane, Columbus, Ohio 43228.
Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.