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John Wesley "Wes" Wehmiller
Birth: Sep. 12, 1971
Death: Jan. 30, 2005

Musician, Bass Player. As a young prodigy, he honed his talent as a student at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. Moving to Los Angeles, he played in several local bands and did studio work. Beginning in 1997, he became Duran Duran's tour bassist performing world wide, also appearing on many television shows, including VH-1's Storytellers, Hard Rock Live and The Tonight Show. In 2001, he collaborating with Warren Cuccurullo of Missing Persons taking part in their concert shows until 2003. As a bass soloist, he performed many shows with his work appearing on the Road Rage CD and fronted his own band, I, Claudius. His last performance was with Dweezil Zappa at the Winter NAMM Show, Anaheim, California on January 23, 2005. He was found in his apartment, having passed away in his sleep at age 33. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Thyroid cancer
 
Burial:
Summit Park Cemetery
Spring Valley
Rockland County
New York, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Feb 10, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10453327
John Wesley Wes Wehmiller
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John Wesley Wes Wehmiller
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
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Happy Birthday
- Mike Caldwell
 Added: Sep. 12, 2014
Wes - I was so sad when I heard you passed away. One of your good friends informed me at the time when it happened, and he was deeply saddened by your passing, as was I. Even though I didn't know you well, I wish I had gotten to know you better because yo...(Read more)
-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 18, 2014
Still missed.
- Lora Peppers
 Added: May. 22, 2014
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