Frank R. Wheeler
HAVERHILL: Frank R. Wheeler, 82, formerly of Kingsbury Ave.,
died Sept. 11th at The Oxford. Mr. Wheeler was the husband
of Eleanor M. (Johnson) Wheeler.
Born in Plaistow April 20, 1924, Mr. Wheeler was the son of
the late Charles F. and Sarah (Palmer) Wheeler.
Mr. Wheeler attended school in Plaistow and Haverhill. For
ten years Mr. Wheeler had worked for the former Haverhill
National Bank in the bookkeeping department, and then as a
messenger. He went to work for Burns Security as a guard for
various companies including Process Engineering in Plaistow
and Baily Corp. in Seabrook before his retirement in 1989.
Mr. Wheeler was a member, and past chairman, of United
Commercial Travelers. As a CB radio enthusiast he enjoyed
meeting and working with his many new friends. His interst
included swimming at the YMCA and day tripping to NH.
Besides his wife of 55 years he is survived by his sister
Emma Smith and her husband Joe of Santa Maria, CA, niece
Marcia Main of Plaistow, and nieces and nephews in NH, OR,
AZ, former sister-in-law Eleanor Peabody and her husband
George of Plaistow, and many friends who offered support
over the years including Elizabeth Klickmueller, and Charles
and Betty Spears, all of Plaistow.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial
service Monday 11:00 at Dole, Childs & Shaw Funeral Home,
148 Main Street, Haverhill.