Terry R. Wheeler, 78, of Urbandale, formerly of Tama, died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, at Mercy Hospice Johnston from complications of Multiple Myeloma. Memorial Services will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at Kruse-Phillips Funeral Home in Tama with Rev. Dewey Grimes officiating. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Tama.
Survivors include his wife, Audrey, of Urbandale; a daughter Deborah Wheeler, of West Des Moines; two sons: David (Ann) Long, of Urbandale, and Steven Long, of Cedar Rapids; two granddaughters; sister, Donna (Bill) Garrett, of Crossville, Tenn.; three nieces and a nephew.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made in Terry's name to the South Tama High School Activity Boosters or Tama VFW Post #6607.