Louise M. Wheeler, 96, of Torrington, passed away peacefully Monday, September 7th, at Saint Mary Hospital Vitas Unit. She was the wife of the late Lyle J. Wheeler.
Louise was born in North Canaan, CT on January 7, 1924, a daughter of the late Marguerite (Lizara) and Louis Negri.
She worked at Waring Products in New Hartford for 23 years, and was an avid Red Sox fan, and loved to read.
Louise is survived by a son,Thomas Wheeler and wife Patricia of Berlin and daughter Carolyn Kaczmarcyk and husband Henry "Butch" of Torrington, grandsons Scott Wheeler and wife Allison, Keith Kaczmarcyk and wife Kimberly, and granddaughter Sheila Kaczmarcyk and fiance Tracy Gerlormino 8 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. In additon to her husband, she was predeceased by grandson Todd Wheeler, sister Rose Negri and brothers Martin, Michael, Natale (Ned), Dominic, and Joseph Negri. The family extends there appreciation to the staff at Saint Mary Hosptial and Vitas Healthcare for their care and compassion.
Funeral Services will be held 11 AM on Friday, September 11th at Saint Peter Church in Torrington, with burial following at Saint Joseph Cemetery in Winsted.
Friends may call 9:30 to 10:30:on Friday, September 11th at Phalen Funeral Home in Torrington, CT.
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