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Rodger S. Wheatley

April 12, 1936 August 7, 2015
Rodger S. Wheatley
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Obituary for Rodger S. Wheatley

Rodger S. Wheatley, age 79 of Lapeer, died Friday, August 7, 2015 at his home with his loving family at his side.

Rodger was born on April 12, 1936 in Percy, Illinois. He is the son of Shelby and Ruth Mae (Short) Wheatley. On August 10, 1957 he married Lorraine Dolata in Hazel Park, MI. Rodger was a member and a deacon at Peoples Baptist Church of Columbiaville. He worked as a surveyor for 45 years and enjoyed the outdoors. He enjoyed wood working, hunting, bowling, watching football and all of John Wayne’s movies.

Left to cherish his memory is his wife Lorraine, children Karen (Steve) Flansburg, Linda (Alan) Martin, Mark (Susan) Wheatley; eleven grandchildren Rochelle, David, Joshua, Sean, Zachary, Ruth, Benjamin, Elizabeth, Jacob, Robin, and Stevie Lynn; nine great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his parents-in-law, 2 sisters, 4 brothers, 3 brother-in-laws and his great granddaughter Marie Flansburg.

Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, August 11th at 11:00 am at Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Capstick Chapel. Pastor Mark Wheatley will be officiating. Friends may visit on Monday from 3-8 pm. Memorials to the Peoples Baptist Church are greatly appreciated.

Previous Events

Visitation

Monday

10

Aug

3:00 PM 8/10/2015 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 8/10/2015 8:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Lapeer

542 Liberty Park
Lapeer, MI 48446

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Lapeer
542 Liberty Park Lapeer 48446 MI
United States

Funeral Service

Tuesday

11

Aug

11:00 AM 8/11/2015 11:00:00 AM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Lapeer

542 Liberty Park
Lapeer, MI 48446

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Lapeer
542 Liberty Park Lapeer 48446 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

Peoples Baptist Church

721 Columbiaville Rd
Columbiaville, MI 48421
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