LeROY FRANKLIN WHEATLEY, 91, of Adair (Svcs. 9/13/21)


September 9th, 2021 by Ric Hanson

LeROY FRANKLIN WHEATLEY, 91, of Adair, died Wed., Sept. 8th, at The New Homestead, in Guthrie Center. Funeral services for LeROY WHEATLEY will be held 10:30-a.m. Monday, Sept. 13th, at the Schmidt Family Funeral Home in Atlantic.

Visitation with the family is from 6-until 8-p.m. Sunday, at the funeral home.

Burial with Military Honors will be in the Sunnyhill Cemetery in Adair.

Memorials may be directed to either the Avenue of Flags at Sunnyhill Cemetery, or to the Adair Volunteer Fire Dept., in care of the funeral home (formerly known as Hockenberry Family Care), at P.O. Box 523, Atlantic, IA 50022.

LEROY WHEATLEY is survived by:

His wife – Shirley Wheatley, of Adair.

His daughters – Jane (Arlynn) Vorrath, of Adair; Leslie (Tim) Gehling, of Runnells; and Carmen (Casey) Carlentine, of Azle, TX.

His sons – Randy (Rhonda) Wheatley, Ron (Marlene) Wheatley, Rick (Roxy) Wheatley, Reggie (Ruthi) Wheatley, and Ryan (Julie) Wheatley, ALL of Adair.

His sisters – Maxine, Myrna and Mardell.

29 grandchildren, many great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.