Mitchell W. Wheeler, 42, Kokomo, passed away at 3:47 p.m. Thursday, April 12, 2018, at his home. He was born Oct. 8, 1975, in Kokomo, to Steven M. and Pamela S. (Rubow) Wheeler.
Mitchell graduated from Kokomo High School in 1994 and worked as a letter carrier for the United States Postal Service for 21 years. He enjoyed golfing and softball and had been a member of several bowling leagues. He was a huge sports fan, especially of the St. Louis Cardinals, the Philadelphia Eagles and IU Basketball.
Survivors include his parents; cousins, Kathy and Melvin Aldridge, Mike and Dianna Rubow and Matthew Rubow; and his beloved dog, Prince.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 18, 2018, at Shirley & Stout Funeral Home & Crematory, 1315 W. Lincoln Rd., Kokomo, with Pastor Jeff Russell officiating. Friends are invited to visit with the family from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made in Mitchell's memory to the Kokomo Humane Society. Messages of condolence may be left online at www.shirleyandstout.com.
Published on April 14, 2018