Laura Emma Gaither Wheeler, 83, of Westminster, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Lorien Nursing Home in Mount Airy.
Born Jan. 8, 1931, in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late James Earl Gaither and the late Laura Harrison Wheeler. She was the wife of the late Gus Wheeler.
She worked for Schumacher & Seiler for 25 years at their Ellicott City location as an office manager. She volunteered at Carroll Hospital Center for 17 years in the gift shop.
Surviving are children David E. Wheeler, of Mount Airy, and Donald G. Wheeler and wife Tracey, of Sykesville; and grandchildren Jennifer, Jamie and Michael.
Services will be private.
Arrangements are being handled by Burrier-Queen Funeral Home & Crematory in Sykesville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Carroll Hospice's Dove House, 292 Stoner Ave., Westminster, MD 21157.
Online condolences may be offered at www.burrier-queen.com
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