Harold F. Wheelock - 1/17/2018


Harold F. Wheelock-1/17/2018

BOONVILLE - Harold F. Wheelock, 87, of State Route 12D, husband of Nancy, passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Sunset Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. Harold was born in Litchfield, NY, on April 24, 1930, a son of Frances and Edna VanNort Wheelock. He married Nancy L. Jackson on June 4, 1960 at the Boonville Baptist Church. The couple purchased the Don Edick farm on State Route 12D after their marriage and operated the dairy farm until retiring in 2000. Upon their retirement, their son Tim assumed the operation of the farm. Harold enjoyed traveling, bowling and snowmobiling. Surviving are his wife, Nancy; four sons and two daughters-in-law, Tim Wheelock, Michael and Tammy Freeman Wheelock, Bruce and Tammy Fallon Wheelock, and Andrew Wheelock, all of Boonville; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; four sisters and two brothers-in-law, Joyce and Gordon Schleicher, Boonville, Thelma Romeo, Texas, Lorraine and William Obernesser, New Hartford, and Gwen Wheelock, Syracuse; and two sisters-in-law, Beverly Wheelock and Betty Jackson, both of Boonville. Harold was predeceased by a brother, George (Sam) Wheelock, and two sisters, Grace Johnson and Jean Wheelock. Harold’s funeral will be at 3 p.m. on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at Mills Funeral Home, 301 Post Street, Boonville. Calling hours will be from 12-3 p.m. prior to the service. Spring burial will be in Boonville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Sunset Nursing and Rehabilitation Center's Activities Fund, 232 Academy Street, Boonville, NY 13309 or to the Boonville Ambulance Fund, PO Box 164, Boonville, NY 13309. For an online message of sympathy, please go to www.millsfuneralhomes.com.