William K. Wheeler

William K. Wheeler
of Fitchburg; formerly of Townsend; 73

FITCHBURG -- William K. Wheeler, 73, of Canton Street, formerly of Townsend, died Sunday, February 23, 2014, at the home of his best friends.

Mr. Wheeler was born in Fitchburg, March 13, 1940, a son of Kenneth Wheeler and Elizabeth (Gilchrest) Rahkola and resided in Townsend before moving to Fitchburg thirty years ago.

He leaves his brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Helen Wheeler of Nashua, NH; his caregivers and best friends, James and Alice Tessier, Lisa Poladian all of Fitchburg as well as several nieces and nephews.

WHEELER -- Funeral services will be held 11 am Wednesday, February 26th at the T.J. Anderson & Son Funeral Home, 250 Main Street (Rte 119), Townsend Center. Please see www.andersonfuneral.com for additional information.

Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery.

A visitation period will be held Wednesday from 10 AM until the time of the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Burbank Hospital- Health Alliance Cancer Center, 335 Nichols Road, Fitchburg, MA 01420.

Funeral Home

Anderson Funeral Homes
250 Main Street Townsend, MA 01469
(978) 597-2692

Published in Sentinel & Enterprise on Feb. 25, 2014