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Ricky Lynn Wheeler

August 3, 1948 - February 25, 2021

Ricky Lynn Wheeler. 72 of St. Clairsville, Ohio, formerly of Bellaire, Ohio died Thursday, February 25, 2021 at the Continuing Healthcare at Forest Hill in St. Clairsville, Ohio.

He was born in Bellaire, Ohio on August 3, 1948 son of the late Edmon C. and Mary Ellen Anderson Wheeler. Ricky was a Christian by faith, retired employee of the Craft Made Corporation of Coppell, Texas and a US Army veteran of the Vietnam War and a graduate of Bellaire High School, Class of 1967.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, John Wheeler, niece, Jill McCracken Davis and nephew, Dennis Michael Gehrig. Surviving are his son, Ricky L. (Cheri) Wheeler, Jr. of Emory, Texas, granddaughter, Rylynn Shaye Wheeler, sisters, Sandy (John ) McCracken of Jewett, Ohio and Cindy Wheeler of St Clairsville, Ohio, brothers, Robert A. (Judith) Wheeler of Burlington, Kentucky and Edmon C. (Dena) Wheeler of Denton, Texas and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Memorial services will be held at a later date. Arrangements by the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street, Bellaire, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project by CLICKING HERE or go to tmcfunding.com

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