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Darrel Wheat

Published: Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

FESTUS, Mo. – Darrel Wheat, 68, of Festus, formerly of Sterling, died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at his home.

He was born Feb. 16, 1945, in Sterling.  

Survivors include two daughters, Jill Hamm of Arnold, Mo., and Trisha Peters of St. Clair, Mo.; a granddaughter; three grandsons; and one great-grandson.

He was preceded in death by his mother and father, Luane and Charles Wheat; and a sister. 

Cremation rites were accorded. A gathering of family and friends will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, and a memorial service at 2 p.m. Saturday at McDonald Funeral Home, 505 First Ave., Sterling.

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