Dec. 12, 1919 Saint Patrick Clark County Missouri, USA
Jan. 23, 1992 Kirksville Adair County Missouri, USA
Shorty was the son of William Patrick Wheeler & Mary Belle Powell. He married Lona Bernice Sweet on 19 August 1939 & they had 3 children. They divorced. He married Dorothy Raymer on 31 January 1954. They had no children.