Sarah Marie Wheeler 89, Agency, MO

Published 07/02 2014 09:01AM

Updated 07/02 2014 09:06AM

Sarah Marie Wheeler 89, of Agency, passed away Sunday, June 29, 2014 in a Saint Joseph, MO health care center.

She was born May 29, 1925 in Agency, MO, daughter of Mamie and Julius Thompson.

She married Everett H. Wheeler on November 1, 1943 in Platte City, MO. She was a homemaker. Her hobby was taking care of her husband and she was very devoted to her family. Sarah was a member of Agency United Methodist Church.

Sarah was preceded in death by husband, Everett Harrison Wheeler on August 5, 2008, her parents, a daughter, Linda Carol Budgett, a grandchild, a brother, Thomas Thompson, and four sisters, Ruth Bloomberg, Berniece Angst, Anna Lee Kincaid and Wilma Hanway.

Survivors include, her children, Everett (Linda) Wheeler of Faucett, MO, Audrey (Roger) Lassen of Fillmore, MO, Sandra (Norman) Beattie of Rosendale, MO, Rhonda Gabriel of St. Joseph, MO and Jesse (Barbara) Wheeler of Agency, MO, 24 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren, 1 great great grandchild and a sister, Ruby McMillian of St. Joseph, MO.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 am, on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Agency United Methodist Church, with Pastor Darla Bradley & Rev. Walt Steele officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Wednesday at the Rupp Funeral Home. The Interment will be at the Agency Cemetery. Memorials are requested to the Agency Cemetery. Online condolence and obituary at

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