Larry Dean Wheeler, born Aug. 3, 1946 in Poteet to Celestine and Elmo Wheeler.
Larry went to Poteet High School and shortly thereafter started working at the TXDOT until he was drafted into the U.S. Army and served two years. Including one year in Vietnam after which he went back to work at TXDOT and retired after 35 yrs.
Larry and his wife enjoyed retirement and going for rides out in the country, spending time in Port Aransas and going fishing with his friend Bobby.
He is survived by his wife Ursula Wheeler; brother, James Wheeler; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation was held at Mission Park Funeral Chapels North from 3 – 4 p.m. on Sunday, January 7. Chapel services were held at 12 p.m. on Monday, January 8 at Mission Park Funeral Chapels North with graveside service following at Anchorage Cemetery in Poteet at 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, please send a donation to the charity of your choice.