October 29, 2009
Monday, November 2, 2009 1:30 p.m. Maple Grove Cemetery
Shirley Wheaton, 71, previously of Mechanicsburg, passed away Thursday, October 29, 2009 in Doctor’s Hospital West.
She was born June 21, 1938 in Mechanicsburg, Ohio, the daughter of James and Ercel (Smith) Bogard.
Shirley is a graduate of Mechanicsburg High School. She enjoyed attending church and raised her children in the Christian faith as a single parent. Shirley loved traveling, reading, playing Bingo, eating and eating out.
She is survived by her daughters, Jaylene Sellers of Columbus, OH, Rhonda Wheaton of Columbus, OH, Courtney Wheaton of Grove City, OH; sisters, Joretta (Jetty) Graham and Janet (Roger) Herron of Mechanicsburg, OH; brothers, Bill (Patty) Bogard of Mechanicsburg, OH, Jay Dee (Ann) Bogard of Mechanicsburg, OH, Jim (Teresa) Bogard of Springfield, OH; grandchildren, Josclyn, Ashley, Bobby, Haley; great-grandchildren, Bria, Victoria, Raleigh Ann, CJ and John; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Shirley is preceded in death by her parents and her husband, James Wheaton.
The family will hold a graveside service at 1:30 P.M. on Monday, November 2, 2009 at Maple Grove Cemetery in Mechanicsburg with Pastor Harley Roston officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Activities Fund at Arbor West Care Center, 375 West Main Street, West Jefferson, OH 43162. Services have been entrusted to SKILLMAN, MCDONALD &VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg.