Sue Ann Wheeler, 76

Sue Ann Wheeler, 76, of Wabash, died at 9:22 a.m., Thursday, May 4, 2017, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne. 

She was born Oct. 5, 1940, in Wabash, to Wilford and Leota (Jones) White.

Sue Ann was married for 20 years to Ralph Wheeler Jr., who died April 2, 2004, and was also married to Greg Thomas, and he survives. 

She retired from General Tire in Wabash, and also retired as the labor liason for the American Red Cross.  Sue Ann was a member of the Wabash Women of the Moose and Eagles Lodge.  She loved playing bingo, and shopping, especially for purses and shoes, and also loved her two dogs, Puppy and Claire. 

She is survived by her three daughters, Jean  (Breck) Harmon of Lagro, Tracy (Phil) Murach and Terri (Greg) Music, both of Wabash; six grandchildren, Sharris Middleton and Shannon Williams, both of Arizona, Matthew Middleton, Melanie Tart, Brooke Hecox, and Holden Wiley, all of Wabash, eight great grandchildren; and her brother, Dan White of California.  She was also preceded in death by her parents and her brother, John White.

Private services will be held at a later date.  Inurnment will be in the Columbarium at Falls Cemetery.  Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.

Preferred memorial is Animal Shelter of Wabash County.

The memorial guest book for Sue Ann may be signed at


Posted on 2017 May 09