William Robert Wheeler
William Robert Wheeler
  • August 20, 1936 - March 29, 2017
  • Charleston, West Virginia

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William “Bill” Robert Wheeler, 80, of Charleston passed away, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. He was born, August 20, 1936 to the late Robert and Ruby Wheeler.

He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Nina Ann Wheeler; children, Thomas Wheeler of Charleston, Timothy and Amy Wheeler of Charlotte, NC, Tammy and Justin O’Reilly of Charleston; Grandchildren, Loryn (Brandon) Griffin, Hali Wheeler; Scotty, Will (Kaylie) and Nathan Wheeler; Nicholas, Noah and Katy O’Reilly; Great-grandchildren, Liam and Gwendolyn Wheeler; brothers, Charles David (Karen) Wheeler and Ronald D. ( Leanne) Wheeler.

Bill served his country for 28 years in the United States Army as well as the Air Force and completed his career as Senior Master Sergeant (SMSgt) with the WV Air National Guard (WVANG).

Funeral service will be 12:00p.m., Saturday, April 1, 2017, at Stevens & Grass Funeral Home, Malden with the Rev. Mark A. Jarrell officiating. A visitation of family and friends will be from 11:00a.m. until the time of service on Saturday. Burial will follow in Elk Hills Memorial Park, Big Chimney, with military honors from Winfield American Legion James E. Marshall Post 187.