Earl L. Wheeler Sr.

January 12, 1927 ~ February 22, 2018 (age 91)
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Earl L. Wheeler Sr., 90 of Dearborn, MO passed away on Thursday, February 22, 2018.  He was born November 12, 1927,  in Trenton, Missouri to the late Walter and Patsy (Golden) Wheeler.


Earl proudly served in the U.S. Navy During WWII and then joined the Army, serving mostly in Italy after the war. He worked for TWA as an electrician for 30 years, retiring in 1984. He then became the Machinist Union President.

He is survived by his son Earl (Ramona) Wheeler Jr. Grandchildren: Sidney, Ginger, Amber, Trina, Terri,Chryz and Tammy and several great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Earl is preceded in death by his wife Helen, children Michael Wheeler and Pam Mathena.

Visitation will be Monday, February 26, 2018 from 12-2 PM  at Terrace Park Funeral Home, 801 NW 108th St. (169 Hwy & Shoal Creek) Kansas City, MO. Funeral service will be Monday at 2 PM at the funeral home. He will be laid to rest with Military Honors, next to his wife in Terrace Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Central Ave. Center of Hope 11 N. 15th St. Kansas City, KS 66102.  Share online condolences at

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