Obituary: Latham Edgar Wheelan
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 29 May 2008, p. 135

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Latham Edgar Wheelan, 82, formerly of Winnetka, and Greenville, S.C., died May 8 at his home in Durham, N.C.

Mr. Wheelan was born July 30, 1925 in New York, N.Y. to Elizabeth and Fairfax R. Wheelan. He was a cartoonist, following in the footsteps of his uncle, Ed Wheelan, and his grandmother, Albertine Randall Wheelan, relatives said.

Survivors include two daughters, Lynn Wheelan Smith of Greenwood, S.C., and Nancy Wheelan (Thomas B.) Metzloff of Durham, N.C.; one son, David Fairfax Wheelan of Oakland, Calif.; three grandchildren, Jessica Smith, Emily Metzloff and Christopher Metzloff; his sister, Ruth W. Bussiere of East Setauket, N.Y.; and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his wife, Virginia Daughaday Wheelan.

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29 May 2008
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Wheelan, Latham
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    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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Obituary: Latham Edgar Wheelan