At age 77, Ivan passed away on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at Rochester General Hospital. He was born in Conesus, NY to the late Pete and Myrtis Wheeler. Survived by his beloved wife of 58 years, Margaret Parsons, his children; Wanda Wheeler, Ivan Wheeler, Colleen Wheeler, Loretta Landon, his siblings, Marjorie, Lois (Bill), Lillian, Lisa, Carolann (Larry), Joanne (Melvin), Donnie (Karen), Rose (Fred), Lester, Michael, Peter (Veronika) Susie, Butch, Diane (Mike), his 13 grandchildren; Ivan Jr. (Lauralyn), Patrick (Erin), Amanda (Jason), Shawn (April), DeJhiona, Mersadizes, Dawson, Tapanga, Trinity, Anthony, Renezamae, Jason Diana, and his 19 great grandchildren, Nevaeh, Quinn, Patrick Jr., Stephen, Alexander, Lukas, Hailee, Elliana, Kemerson, Maliki, Zayden, Dayton, Emmitt, Braxton, Carter, Kada, Mariah, James and Kayson along with several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Friends and family are welcome to call from 10AM to 12PM on Thursday, June 3, 2021 at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home, 21 Big Tree Street in Livonia, NY, where Ivan’s Funeral Service will take place at 12 NOON. Interment will immediately follow at Arnold Cemetery on Elm Street in Conesus, NY. Friends and family are invited to the Hook and Ladder Company, 26 Clara Barton St. in Dansville, NY following services for food and fellowship. To share a memory or a condolence, please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com.