Ashton Funeral Home


Thomas Edward Wheelen, Sr.

December 29, 2017

Thomas Edward Wheelen, Sr. 76 of Easton, PA died Friday, December 29, 2017 at ManorCare, Easton. Born July 31, 1941 in Easton he was a son of the late William and Helen (Abel) Wheelen.  His wife, Theodora (Garrity) died in April of 2017. A 1959 graduate of Easton High School he was employed by Mack Trucks in Easton for many years and was a courier for the Brown Daub Dealership before retiring.

He is survived by three children: Thomas Wheelen, Jr., Terri Wheelen and Tracy Wheelen all of Easton; a sister: Elizabeth Hendershot and three grandchildren: Justin, Rachel and Gary. He was predeceased by his wife, Theodora and his brother: William Wheelen, II.

Services are 1:30 PM Thursday in the Ashton Funeral Home, 1337 Northampton St., Easton with visitation 1:00 to 1:30 PM. Interment is in Easton Cemetery. Offer online condolences at

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  1. David & Karen Mader

    December 31, 2017 at 11:52 am

    Our condolences to Tracy and her family upon the passing of her father.