Theodore E. "Ted" Wheeldon
Residence: Brookston, Indiana
Died: Tuesday, March 23, 2021
Location: At his home in rural Brookston, Indiana
 
 
Age: 79
Date of Birth: Wednesday, December 31, 1941
Birth place: Monon, Indiana
 
 
Father: Virgil Wheeldon  
Mother: Bonnie ( Harris ) Wheeldon  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Ted had lived in Brookston, Indiana, since 2014, moving from the Monticello, Indiana, area.
Funeral Date: Monday, March 29, 2021
Funeral Location: 7:00 p.m. (EDT), Monday, March 29, 2021, Celebraiton Life Service at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana. The Funeral Service will be Life Streamed.
Clergy: Pastor Robert "Bob" Houser of LifeSong Church of Monticello, Indiana.
Burial will take place: Graveside Service will be at 11:00 a.m. (EDT), Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at the Fairlawn Cemetery, south of Kentland, Indiana.
Visitation will be: 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. (EDT), Monday, March 29, 2021, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Ted was sitting in his mobile chair, visiting with family. He closed his eyes, and passed away very unexpectedly. Ted lived in the Brookston area since 2014. He had also lived in Monon, Monticello, Kentland, Cleveland, Georgia, Cambridge, Ohio, and Middlefield, Ohio. Ted had worked at the old RCA Factory of Monticello for over twenty – one years. After RCA closed, Ted went to work at Golden West Pancake House, working as a maintenance man and Ponderson Manor in Newbury, Ohio, working as a groundskeeper. Ted loved his animals, gardening, and planting morning glories. He loved spending time with his family, friends, and cooking for all his family. The family would like to give a big thank you to the Brookston, Chalmers and Monticello Fire Departments, and White and Carroll County Coroners offices for their caring and compassion during their difficult and emotional time. ***** Casual Dress is Requested *****
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the Family. Envelopes will be available here at the funeral home or can be mailed to the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960.
Marriage Information: On June 7, 1963, in Monon, Indiana, he married the love of his life, Dottie Kesler; she passed away on Moonday, September 24, 2007.
Survivors include:
Son,
Scott A. "Scooter" (wife Annie) Wheeldon of Brookston, Indiana;

Two (2) Grandson,
Nicholas Cheever of Brookston, Indiana, and
Levi (companion Alyssa Hartman) Wheeldon of Earl Park, Indiana;

Two (2) Granddaughters,
Ruthie Wheeldon of New Mexico, and
Rory Wheeldon of New Mexico;

Three (3) Great Grandchildren,
Emily Wheeldon,
Everly Wheeldon, and
Theodore "Theo";

Six (6) Siblings,
David (wife Dixie) Wheeldon of Lafayette, Indiana,
Thelma Collard of Monticello, Indiana,
Wayne (wife Mary "Red") Wheeldon of Monticello, Indiana,
Tom (wife Ella "Peachy") Wheeldon of Monon (Bedford Bay), Indiana,
John Wheeldon of Americus, Indiana, and
Carlene (husband Roger) Winger of Wolcott, Indiana;

Numerous Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Cousins, and Friends;

His Four Legged Friends,
Killer, and
Zipper;

His Granddog,
Big.

Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Virgil and Bonnie (Harris) Wheeldon;

The Love of His Life.
Dottie (Kesler) Wheeldon;

Son,
Brian Wheeldon;

Sister,
Sylvia.

Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 (574) 583-8488.