Larry E. Wheaton, formerly of Mackey, passed away on Jan 4, 2010.

Survivors include his wife, Kari; daughter, Jennifer (Jordan) Charlesworth; and a sons, Andy Wheaton of Nampa, Idaho, Scott (Melissa) Wheaton of Meridian, Idaho, Jeff Wheaton of Boise, Idaho; daughter, Debbie (Mike) Fantaski of Boise, Idaho; brother, Louis (Billie) Wheaton; sister, Evelyn Hickman of Oakland City; four granddaughters;  and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mavis and Warren Wheaton.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be sent in memory of Larry to the Mountain States Tumor Institute, 308 E. Hawaii Ave., Nampa, Idaho 83686.

Family and friends will honor him at a celebration of his life at his home, tentatively planned for June 6, 2010 in Nampa, Idaho.