Roger Frederick Wheeler Wells passed away peacefully at home in Toronto, Ontario at the age 81. He is survived by the love of his life, Leeping Tao. He is also survived by his sisters Eunice and Alice (Simeon), sister-in-law Marjorie-Lee (James), brother-in-law Frank (Marion) and Ed (Jean). He is predeceased by his parents, James and Fannie (Wheeler) Wells, his siblings: John (Kathleen), Betty (Raymond), James, Marion, Jean, and niece Ursula. He has many nieces & nephews: John, Christopher, Raymond, Gregory, Lucinda, Melinda, James, Roderick, Lawrence, Glenda, Debra, Wayne, Abel, Amanda, Rebecca, Claudine, Simeon, Jimmy, Tiffiny, and Eddie.
Originally from Corner Brook, Newfoundland Roger was a man of many talents who enjoyed living a simple life with Leeping. He loved whistling, singing, and lyric writing. He was an excellent craftsman and handyman, experienced with intricate woodwork and designing and constructing buildings. He was humorous; physically powerful; and loved the outdoors. He started his career early and worked for several employers, National Parks of Canada, Canadian National Railway, and a couple construction companies.
Roger did not wish his loved ones to feel sad or endure hardship on his behalf. He will be dearly missed. We welcome families and friends to leave their condolences on this memorial page. Roger helped those experienced hardship due to unexpected events, severe hurricane or flood, war. In lieu of flowers, any donations will be used in the future as he would have wished to do so.