Fr. Dennis Wheatley Death – Cause of Death – Fr. Dennis Wheatley, O.F.M passed away on the 11th of December 2021 at the age of 71, surrounded by his loving family. Wheatley died after a long struggle with complications from Covid-19. His obituary mentioned that before his passing, Fr. Dennis was currently a Pastor of Sacred Heart Church in Waltham, MA, where he had served for twenty-two years.
In review of his obituary created by Legacy, Fr. Dennis is survived by his brothers of the Order of Friars Minor, his brother Thomas Wheatley and his wife Susan, his sister Odile Wheatley, as well as nieces and nephews: Kim Day, Jennifer Hindin, Odile Menna, Thomas Wheatley, Alysha Desinor, and grand nieces and nephews Marissa, Gianna, Mariangela, Isabella, Rocco, Daniel, Noah, Aaron, Liam, Katie, Andrew, and Blake.
His obituary also states that a vigil service will be held for Fr. Dennis at Sacred Heart Church, 311 River St., Waltham, MA from 4:00 PM -8:00 PM on Sunday, Dec. 19. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held in the same location on Monday, Dec. 20 at 10:00 AM. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Queens, NY. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Franciscan Friars (OFM), Province of the Immaculate Conception, 125 Thompson Street, New York, NY 10012.
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