Marguerite M. "Maggie" Wheeler
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Sunday, January 08, 2017
Location: 2:00 p.m. (CST), Wittenberg Village of Crown Point, Indiana.
 
 
Age: 88
Date of Birth: Saturday, September 15, 1928
Birth place: Hobart, Indiana
 
 
Father: Thomas P. O’Keefe  
Mother: Mabel M. ( Massom ) O’Keefe  
Marital Status: Widowed
Resided in: Maggie had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, for the last twenty - one years, coming from Gary, Indiana
Funeral Date: Thursday, January 12, 2017
Funeral Location: 12:00 (noon) (EDT), Thursday, January 12, 2017, Funeral Mass will be at the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church. 543 S. Main Street, Monticello, Indiana, 47960
Clergy: Father David L. Rasner of the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church of Monticello, Indiana.
Burial will take place: Hughes Cemetery in rural Monticello, Indiana
Visitation will be: 11:00 a.m., (EDT), Thursday, January 12, 2017, at the Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, 543 S. Main Street, Monticello, Indiana, 47960.
Biographical Information: Maggie had been in failing health for the last several months. She had lived in the Monticello, Indiana, for the last twenty - one years, coming from Gary, Indiana. Maggie was a graduate of Hobart High School of Hobart, Indiana, and Mercy Hospital School of Nursing of Gary, Indiana. She retired Registered Nurse, having worked at Methodist Hospital in Merrillville, Indiana. Maggie was a member of the American Legion Post #81 Ladies Auxiliary of Monticello, Indiana.
Special Services:
Memorial Information: Memorials may be given to the Wittenberg Village, 1200 E. Luther Drive, or to Harbor Light Hospice, 1229 Arrowhead Court, both of Crown Point, Indiana, 46307. Envelopes will be available here at the church.
Marriage Information: On June 14, 1952, in Hobart, Indiana, she married Richard E. "Dick" Wheeler; he passed away on Monday, September 5, 2005.
Survivors include:
Daughters,
Kathleen L. McBride of Monticello, Indiana, and
Joyce A. (husband John) Ivey of Highland, Indiana;

Grandchildren,
Richard (Brittany Hadarich) Smosna of Dyer, Indiana, and
April (husband Jeremy) Bragg of Highland, Indiana;

Great Grandchildren,
Harper Morgan Bragg of Highland, Indiana;

Brothers,
Robert O’Keefe of Fair Oaks, California, and
Thomas O’Keefe of Gold Canyon, Arizona;

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

Former Son-in-law,
William Smosna of Munster, Indiana.
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Thomas P. and Mabel (Massom) O’Keefe;

Husband,
Richard E. "Dick" Wheeler;

Sister,
Frances Brooks;

Son-in-law,
Robert M. "Bob" McBride.
Arrangements by:
Miller - Roscka Funeral Home, 6368 E. US 24, Monticello, Indiana, 47960 ( 574 ) 583 - 8488.