Marilyn June Wheatley, 92 Friday, June 17, 1927 – Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Marilyn “June” Wheatley age 92, of Princeton, IN went to her heavenly home, surrounded by her family on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at her home. She was born on Friday, June 17, 1927 in Vincennes, IN to Herman and Beulah Hawkins Smith, both of whom have preceded.
June is a 1945 graduate of Vincennes Lincoln High School. On November 10, 1945, in Vincennes, IN she married Leo Sylvester Wheatley and in 1950, moved into the Princeton area. June became involved in the Jolly Pals and the Daughter’s of Isabella circle 157. She was an avid reader and enjoyed dancing, yard sales, Bible studies, and playing Euchre and was an active member of a Bunko Club for many years. She loved keeping up to date on the political affairs of the day. With all of her activities, her love for her family was evident in her life.
June is survived by her husband of over 73 years, Leo Wheatley of Princeton; son, Bruce (Sandra) Wheatley of Princeton, IN; and daughters, Diane (David) Partee of Mt. Carmel, IL, Connie (John) Horrell of Princeton, IN, Jan (Rick) Thompson of Princeton, IN, and Linda (Dennis) Collins of Louisville, KY.
Other survivors include brother, Herman Dale (Rita) Smith and sister, Shirley Ryan both of Vincennes, IN, 10 grandchildren and 30 great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, son, Thomas Andrew, brother, Billy Smith, and sisters, Barbara Pyle and Donna Young.
The family has requested that all services be private.
The family has given Doyle Funeral Home located at 520 S. Main St. in Princeton, IN the honor of being in charge of June’s arrangements. Please lift the family up in your prayers as they endure this period of mourning.

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