Funeral services for Carma Lynn Wheeler, 51, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, February 5, 2018 at Junction Hill Pentecostal Church, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mrs. Wheeler died 4:56 p.m., Thursday, February 1, 2018 at Ozarks Medical Center.
She was born December 17, 1966, at Peoria, Illinois, to Lee Von Allmen and the late Shirley Jane Earls Von Allmen. Carma was married to James December 20, 1984. She was a faithful and devoted wife of 33 years. She had been the Director of Nurses for twenty-three years for the Howell County Health Department. In 2010, she received the Public Health Nursing Leadership Award. She was exceptionally kind, and compassionate abut the community she served and was greatly loved as a mentor and co-worker. Carma enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandkids. Her grandchildren and special nieces and nephews were her world. She loved taking them to the park, on shopping trips, riding the 4-wheeler, taking the kids to garage sales and the library, and especially sonic trips for slushes and ice-cream. Her goal in life was to make sure her family was well taken care of and the kids spoiled! She made each and every one of her grandkids, nieces and nephews feel very special. She was faithful member of the Junction Hill Pentecostal Church. Carma truly loved and was loved by all. She will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her husband, James Wheeler; two children, Aaron Wheeler and wife, Candice and Lanessa Pascarella; three grandchildren, Paisley, Mya, Grayson and two on the way; her father, Lee Von Allmen; one brother, Mike Von Allmen and wife, Dalia; one sister, Sherri Roy and husband, Mark; and eight nieces and nephews, Justin Von Allmen and wife, Kelsey, Dereck Von Allmen and wife, Hannah, Tyler Roy and wife, Mariah, Trenton Roy, Taylor Roy, Alyssa Von Allmen, Liberty Roy and Trinity Roy.
Her mother preceded her in death.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m., Sunday, at the Langston Street Chapel of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Elk Creek Cemetery.