Wheeler III, John J. suddenly on February 5, 2018 of Tonawanda, NY formerly of West Seneca, NY. Adored son of the late John J. & late Virginia Wheeler; loving brother of Richard E. and Daniel E. (Chris) Wheeler; dear uncle of Nichelle, Patrick, Justin, and Adam Wheeler; and beloved cousin of Mary Rogers. A private inurnment will be held at a future date at the Epiphany Mausoleum of Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Kenmore. Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice, in his memory. John was retired from the West Seneca Developmental Center and was a lifetime member of the East Seneca Volunteer Fire Company. Friends and family are invited to join the Wheeler family at Mt. Olivet Cemetery; where a graveside service will be held on April 7th at 10:30AM. Online condolences at www.lakesidefuneralhome.com.