Stanley Dean Wheeler
1932 — 2021
Stanley Dean Wheeler, 88, of Amarillo, passed away on February 20, 2021. He was born September 27, 1932 in Hawarden, Iowa, to Lloyd and Dorothy (Mc Farlin) Wheeler. He lived in Iowa until age of five before moving to Pine City, Minnesota and living on the family dairy farm. Stanley proudly served his Country in the U.S. Air Force. He enlisted in 1952 and served in Formosa (Taiwan), Japan. He married Kirby Smith in Mulhall, Oklahoma on January 26, 1958. Stanley and Kirby were married for 28 years until her passing in 1986. Stanley shared the next 26 years with his life partner Jean O'Neil. Jean passed away in 2016. Stanley worked for the FAA for thirty years as a weather specialist until...