Genevieve B. Wheeler - Blackstone

Genevieve B. Wheeler - Blackstone

Genevieve B. (Wolski) Wheeler, 96, died Dec. 3, 2013, in St. Antoine Residence, North Smithfield. She was the wife of the late Arthur F. Wheeler.

Born in Woonsocket, she was the daughter of the late John and Eva (Trybala) Wolski. She was a former resident of Blackstone, Mass., from 1972 to 2010.

She worked as a salesperson at the former McCarthy's Department Store and then worked for 15 years as an assembler for the former Amperex Electronic Company, Slatersville before retiring in 1981. After her retirement, she worked part time at Kevin's Galley, Woonsocket.

She is survived by her son, Arthur Wheeler of North Smithfield; two daughters, Patricia Rogers of Melbourne, Fla., and Nancy Smith and her husband Kevin of Blackstone, Mass.; and seven grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Her funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Holt Funeral Home, 510 South Main St., Woonsocket. www.holtfuneralhome.com