Henry Wheeler - age: 96
(March 01, 1919 to August 15, 2015
In lieu of flowers, the family would welcome and appreciate donations in his name to Camp Sunshine (www.campsunshine.org). A graveside service will be held at Pine Grove Cemetery in Waterbury, CT at a later date. Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral and Cremation, 13 Portland Rd, Buxton (Bar Mills), Maine (www.dcpate.com) are in charge of the arrangements.
Henry Wheeler, 96, of Upper Tarbox Road, Hollis, ME passed away on August 15, 2015 at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough. He was born in Winsted, CT on March 1, 1919 the son of Foster and Rose Wheeler. After graduating from Gilbert High School in Winsted, CT, he became a tool maker, a career he enjoyed for 60 years before retiring from Barratt Tool of Wolcott, CT.
In 1958, Henry married the love of his life, Thelma Barratt Wheeler, and they enjoyed 52 years of marriage together. He focused his time and energy on her and their children and grandchildren.
Survivors include Nancy Hess and her husband John of Hollis, ME, Ken Wheeler and his wife Colleen of Walpole, MA and David Wheeler and his wife Susan of Hopkinton, MA, and grandchildren Meghan, Andrew, Daniel, Benjamin, Nicholas and Christian.