Nancy WHEELOCK (Wetzel), 75, of Tarpon Springs, Florida, died Monday, February 24. She was born to Eugene and Mildred Wetzel, October 17, 1938 in Sterling, Illinois. Having graduated from Sterling High School in 1957, she married Gary Wheelock in 1958. They lived in Sterling until they relocated to California, then eventually to Florida. Nancy was an integral part of their many family businesses. She was a devoted, loving wife, mother and grandmother. Family always came first for her. Nancy enjoyed gardening. She loved the warm weather of Florida and spent countless hours outside nurturing her flowers. She also enjoyed her many pets throughout the years, including her Westies, Fritz and Maggie. Nancy loved being a homemaker, was an avid sports fan, and also played tennis. She is survived by her husband, Gary and two daughters, Shelley and Christina. She is also survived by grandsons, Vaughn and Christopher, granddaughter-in-law, Emily and great-grand-children, Kingston and Lena. Donations in Nancy's honor can be made to the Comm-unity Foundation of Tampa: Viewing will be on Friday, February 28, from 11 AM to 1 PM, followed by the fun-eral service at 1 PM in the chapel at Trinity Memorial Gardens, 12609 Memorial Drive, Trinity, FL 34655.

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Published in on Feb. 28, 2014