Wilbert Glen Heller

November 8, 1927 - November 27, 2017
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Wilbert Glen Heller passed from this life at the age of 90. He was born November 8, 1927 on the family farm south of Gotebo to Herbert and Hulda (Geis) Heller. Wilbert was a graduate of Gotebo High School and married Frances George on June 1, 1947.
Wilbert was baptized at an early age and was a longtime member of the First Baptist Church in Gotebo. In 1978, Wilbert and Frances moved to Hobart where they attended the Hobart First Baptist Church. Wilbert's faith was a very integral and important part of his life.
Wilbert worked as a home builder and was an expert cabinet builder and wood worker. He worked well into his 80's.
Frances proceeded him in death in 1999, and in 2002, he married Jean Bohn, who proceeded him in death in October 2017.

Wilbert is survived by his son, Terry Heller and wife Teresa of Gotebo, and daughter Mary Petzold and husband Garry of Lone Wolf, his grandchildren, Dusty Heller and wife Jessica of Gotebo, Dallon Heller and wife Lori of Gotebo, and Ryan Petzold of Bartlesville, three great-grandchildren; Aubrey Heller, Grady Heller, and Weston Heller.

He was proceeded in death by his son Gary David Heller, an infant sister, and his brother Clarence Heller.

Family will greet family and friends on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Ray & Martha's Funeral Home in Hobart, Oklahoma.
Graveside Service: 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 30, 2017
Gotebo Cemetery
Gotebo, Oklahoma
Services are under the direction of Ray & Martha's Funeral Home, Hobart.

Service Information

Date: November 29, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: November 30, 2017
Time: 2:00 pm

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Shelia Pound
Hobart, OK
Wilbert was a kind man always thinking of others.I have special memories from CB radio days till present. My prayers are with the family.
Susie (Smith) Mattern
Mustang, OK
Love you Uncle Wilbert. So glad we had the chance to visit one last time. I will miss your warmth and kindness.
Jane Bieberdorf Roach
Claremore, OK
I am very sorry to hear about Wilbur's passing. Lot's of Gotebo memories.  I know daddy has fond memories of building houses with him.
Kathy Hill
College Station, TX
Wilbert was a special man whose faith was always a part of his life. I have fond memories of times I spent with his family growing up in Gotebo. I will be praying for all of you.
James Petzold
Mangum, OK
So sorry for your lost.  He was a wonderful man. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Theresa Clark
Sentinel, OK
Sending my deepest sympathies to you Terry, Teresa and your family. Much Love!
Theresa Clark
Marjory and James Brooks
Hobart, OK
We’re very sorry for your loss. Thinking about you and sending prayers your way.
Jim & Aluce Patterson
Carnegie, OK
Sending our thoughts & prayers . Sorry for your loss.
Leda Reese
Mangum, OK
My heartfelt sympathy goes out to all of you. Wilbert was a legend in his time for his cabinet making, expert carpentry, and for his honorable and humble life. Prayers for comfort for all.
Don & Jackie Scott
Clayton, OK
Our thoughts & prayers are with you
Don & Jackie Scott
Clayton, OK
Our thoughts & prayers are with you
Betty Foster Kurashige
Lawton, OK
My condolences.??????
Roy & Louise Worley
Carthage, MO
Our prayers go to the family. We had not met Wilbert but do know Dallon and Lori.
David and Galeen (Irvin) Chain
Hobart, OK
Terry, Mary and family...Wilbert was such a kind, caring man and will be missed by so many. Sending our love and prayers.
Druann Shields
Sentinel, OK
I loved Wilbert. We had lots of laughs over the years. He was a special man and I know he will be missed by many. Thinking of you all.
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