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Welcome to the memorial page for

Mr. Corey Barrett Wheeler

October 15, 1972 ~ December 6, 2018 (age 46)

Corey Barrett Wheeler was born on October 15, 1972 in Oceanside, New York to Moses and Gertrude Wheeler.  Corey passed away on December 6, 2018.

Corey was educated in the public schools of Bergen County, New Jersey and was a graduate of Northern Highlands Regional High School in 1991.  Corey went on to pursue further education and received his bachelor's degree in Accounting in 1995 from Ramapo College in Mahwah, NJ[DW1] .

Corey had over twenty years of professional experience in accounting and e-commerce, digital, and customer analytics,  business intelligence and finance. Corey gained invaluable experience working for Price Waterhouse, Ernst and Young and several large retailers including L’Oreal, Toy R Us, Verizon and Regis Corp.

Corey was a sports enthusiast and excelled in basketball, football, and baseball. He was encouraged to pursue a professional sports career in basketball but declined for his religious convictions.

Corey had an admiration for animals and loved the family bonds that included children, especially his nieces and nephews.

He had a wonderful sense of humor and enjoyed playing practical jokes and laughing with his siblings.

Corey is survived by his parents Moses and Gertrude Wheeler of Columbia, SC,  sisters Dawn Wheeler of Dallas, TX, Greer (Matt) Richard of Clayton, NC, Heather Wheeler of Charleston, SC, Ericka (Blaise) Beason  of High Point, NC and brother Derek (Carmen) Wheeler  of Spring, TX and his nieces, nephews, cousins, and other close family members.

 

 

 


 Service Information

Memorial Service
Saturday
December 15, 2018

1:00 PM
Myers Mortuary & Cremation Services
2624 Alpine Road
Columbia, SC 29223


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