Duane Robert Wheeler
Duane Robert Wheeler, 82, of Conneaut, passed away peacefully on December 5, 2019 at the Cleveland Clinic. Duane was born in Conneaut, Ohio to Marion and Gerould Wheeler on November 21, 1937. Duane served in the National Guard for three years, training in Erie, PA. He married Shirley Ann Fry on March 2, 1957. Duane and Shirley enjoyed the better part of their 62 year marriage in Conneaut, where they worked, raised a family and formed many friendships. Duane is survived by his wife Shirley; daughters, Robbin (Richard) Garcia, Tina (Andy) Slapnicker, Kim (Doug) Speer; eight grandchildren; three great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Douglas Wheeler. At Mr. Wheeler's request no calling hours or services will be held. Duane Wheeler's family wishes to extend their sincere thanks to the Cleveland Clinic, the doctors, nurses and palliative care team for their support and loving care. Contributions may be made to the Cleveland Clinic Hospice, 6801 Brecksville Rd #10, Cleveland, Ohio, 44131. Arrangements have been entrusted to Marcy Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut. Please sign the guestbook or light a candle in Memory of Duane at www.marcyfuneralhome.com
Published on December 7, 2019


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Tami Pearson Adams
Dec 11, 2019
Tina and family.

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family; I'm so sorry for your loss.
Peggy Morris-Licea
Dec 10, 2019
Shirley, Robbin, Tina, and Kim❤️
❤️ prayers from Texas...I know no words to help y’all with this process! I’ve heard and experienced that “they” don’t leave until you’re ready.....poor mom, dad,Tony, Nani, and David are stuff here forever!!! 😊❤️😢
Shirley and Robbin....remember how I’d tell Shirley’s puppies that “mommy was home” and they’d go running to the window hoping to see you?? I now do this with my daughters teacup puppies...brings back a smile ...😊 keep those memories around so the smiles stay too!! Love to you all....❤️
Gail Sackett
Dec 09, 2019
Dear Shirley, Robbin and Family my thoughts and prayer are with you and your family at the loss of your Husband, Father, Grandfather.
May he Rest In Peace
My condolences
Fran Tessmer
Dec 09, 2019
Sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers , Fran
Nancy Ebersole
Dec 08, 2019
Dear Shirley and family,
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in the loss of your husband Duane.
Deepest Sympathy, Nancy