Myra Wheeler, 79, of Davenport, Iowa, died Thursday, September 8, 2011, in her home.
Services are 1:30 p.m. Monday in the Celebration of Life Chapel at Trimble Funeral and Cremation Center, Moline. Burial is in Rock Island National Cemetery. Visitation is one hour before the services. Memorials may be made to the family.
Myra Elane Chase was born January 3, 1932, in Warroad, Minnesota, the daughter of Ralph and Clara Reinhart Chase. She married Frederick Paul Wheeler on March 15, 1949, in Bettendorf, Iowa. He died December 14, 2008.
She enjoyed sewing, making pillows, and playing Bingo. In younger years, she enjoyed dancing and canning.
Myra is survived by five children, Donna Fisher, Joanne Daymude and her husband Daniel, Frederick Wheeler, Jr., and Donald Wheeler, all of Davenport, and Nancy Wheeler and her husband Wayne Hildebrandt of Sabula, Iowa; 13 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; her mother, Clara Chase of Houston, Texas; and a brother, Russell Chase of Houston. She was preceeded in death by her husband and a brother, Fred Chase.
Myra?s family invites friends to share stories and condolences and light a candle in her memory at www.TrimbleFuneralHomes.com.