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L. Ray Wheeler

L. Ray Wheeler

L. Ray Wheeler passed away peacefully in his sleep on November 27, 2018 at St. Benedict's Health Center in Dickinson.

Born June 24, 1940, middle son of Lincoln and Mary Wheeler in Kansas City, KS, he is preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Nancy and Marilyn.

Dr. Wheeler taught at Dickinson State University for 46 years.

He was a fantastic father and leaves his daughter Cindy and son Tim, and their kids Richard and Montana.

Ray was a writer, poet, professor, storyteller, playwright, philosopher, actor, gardener, carpenter, tennis player and loyal friend.

We will celebrate his life with a memorial service at St. John's Episcopal Church on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 2:00 pm, continuing at The Rock at 4:00 pm.

A more detailed obituary will appear on the Ladbury Funeral Service website.