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  Name:
Robert T. Wheeler

Dates:
Birth date: August 12, 1945
Death date: May 15, 2012

Obituary:
Robert Truman Wheeler
August 12, 1945 to May 15, 2012
Robert (Bob) was born August 12, 1945 at Weatherford Texas, He was the son of Claude R. and Lois M. Wheeler, he was the fifth of seven children. Bob worked as a semi truck driver for approximately 33 years. He has lived at his home in Federal Way Washington for forty two years. Bobís hobbies were bowling and auto racing. In recent years he became interested in upholstery and took classes at Clover Park Technical Center in Tacoma Wa. Bob became very skilled at upholstery and enjoyed the work that he was doing, especially auto upholstery.
Bob is loved and respected very much by his family and friends.
Bob was preceded in death by his father, mother and brother John. He is survived by his Brother Ray of Belton Mo., Sister Claudine Fisher of Vancouver Wa., Sister Betty Harvey of Okanogan Wa., Sister Bonnie Aitken of Seattle Wa., Sister Claudia Dethman of Bellevue Wa., Son Robert Jr of Milton Wa., Daughter Lori Rux of Federal Way Wa., Grand Son Justin Rux of Puyallup Wa., Grand Daughter Breanna Wheeler of Killeen Tx., Great Grand Daughter Lauren Mullins of Killeen Tx.
Bob also leaves a very good friend and buddy Leeta McGaughey and here family.


Visitation:
Viewing: Thursday, May 17, 2012 from 4 to 6pm at Yahn & Son Funeral Home

Service:
Funeral Service: Friday, May 18, 2012 at 1pm at Yahn & Son Funeral Home

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