Obituary: Claudia Duane Walker Wheeler (Feb. 10, 1953 – Oct. 16, 2012)

By Submitted October 26, 2012 12:04 am

 Claudia Duane Walker Wheeler, 59, passed away peacefully in her sleep after a three-year fight with cancer on October 16, 2012, in Crescent City. A life-long resident of Del Norte County, she was born on February 10, 1953, in Crescent City.

Claudia is survived by her loving husband, John Wheeler; son, Zachary Walker; two grandchildren, Zane Walker and Deziree Walker; cousins, Doug and Nancy Ronjoin; special friends Dan and Darlene McClure and Kim Ater.


She was preceded in death by her father, Duane Walker; mother, Rochelle Walker; brothers, Duane Walker Jr. and Ed Weaver.

She will be missed by everyone she knew and touched over the years.

A Celebration of Life for Claudia will be held at the VFW Memorial Hall on Saturday, October 27, at 2 p.m.  All Claudia’s friends are invited to attend.

Please sign the family’s online guestbook at wiers

Arrangements are under the direction of Wier’s Mortuary Chapel.

— Submitted by Wier’s Mortuary Chapel