Bernice Salinovich Wheeler

Bernice Salinovich Wheeler passed away on January 29, 2014 at the age of 91 years. Beloved wife of the late Ernest D. Wheeler, Sr. Mother of Ernest D. Wheeler, Jr. (wife, Barbara), Debby W. Pulkowski, Dee W. Brandt (husband, Richard) and the late Phyllis W. Putman. Grandmother of Michael, Jessica, Stephen, Christi, Eric, Kathryn, the late Kim and Ernie III. Great-grandmother of Alex, Jaime, Spence, Kayla, Landon and Dylan. Great-great-grandmother of Pete. Daughter of the late George and Katherine Bubrig Salinovich. She was a native of Boothville, LA, resided much of her life in Algiers and most recently, lived at Riverbend Nursing and Rehabilitation in Belle Chasse. Relatives and friends attended the visitation at Mothe Funeral Home in Harvey, LA on Saturday, February 1, 2014. Funeral Services followed. Interment Westlawn Memorial Park. To view and sign the online guest book, please visit

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