HURON — Lois Wheeler, 87, of Huron, died Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at SunQuest Healthcare Center in Huron.
There will be a private family service at a later date with burial in Riverside Cemetery.
There will be no visitation. Funeral arrangements were announced by Welter Funeral Home in Huron. Visit welterfuneralhome.com.
Lois M. Byerly was born on Jan. 12, 1926, in Sioux City, Iowa, to Bill and Myrtle (Jones) Byerly. She moved with her family to Huron and attended Huron Public Schools.
She married Donald Wheeler on April 17, 1944, in Huron. She loved to read.
She is survived by three sons, Kim (Cheryl Kahle) of Piedmont, Steve (Peggy Hoffmann) Wheeler of Muscatine, Iowa, and Tom Wheeler of Huron; four grandchildren; three sisters, Madelyn (Rudy) Kraft of Oregon, Marlene Wilson of Huron, and Dorothy (Don) Christensen of Gregory; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Donald in 1962; four brothers, Vic, Don, Paul and William Byerly; and two sisters, Muriel Olmstead and June Hanson.For the complete article see the 02-17-2013 issue.
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