Kenneth R. Wheeler
Kenneth R. Wheeler passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, November 16, 2014 after a long battle with cancer. He was 57. Born in Bristol, son of the late Paul Sr. and Rufina Wheeler, he was a Bristol resident all his life. Mr. Wheeler was a graduate of Bishop Egan High School, Class of 1975 and was employed for over 30 years as a chemical operator at Rohm & Haas, Bristol. He was a huge New York Yankees fan and enjoyed attending their games. He loved vacationing, especially Disney World and spending time with his brothers at the shore. Ken liked watching the stock market, cooking, tending to his vegetable garden, singing to himself, watching movies, and most especially spending time with his wife and children
He will be sadly missed by his beloved wife of 25 years, Ruth Wheeler, his loving children, Kenneth Wheeler, Melissa Wheeler, Monica Emily Wheeler and Michael Kenneth Wheeler, He was the devoted brother of Paul Wheeler Jr. and his wife, Betty, Vincent Wheeler, who was his partner at Rohm&Haas and his wife, Janet, and Jane Wheeler (Stuart). Ken is also survived by his Mother-In-Law, Emily Mancini Wheeler along with many Aunts, Uncles ,Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass on Thursday, November 20, 2014, 11:00am at St. Mark Church, Bristol Borough. Interment, private. Friends may call Wednesday evening 7-9:00pm and Thursday morning 9:30-10:30am at the Wade Funeral Home, 1002 Radcliffe Street, Bristol Borough. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Mary Regional Cancer Center, One Summit Square, Ste 300, 1717 Langhorne-Newtown Rd., Langhorne, Pa 19047.