Grace Marie Wheeler and Cooper Michael Wheeler

Published 5:52 am Saturday, June 20, 2020

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The parents of Grace Marie Wheeler and Cooper Michael Wheeler are deeply saddened to announce their sudden passing at birth, June 14, 2020 in Norfolk, Va.

Cooper and Grace are survived by numerous heartbroken family members, including their parents, James and Lisa Wheeler of Moyock; brothers Oliver and Tanner; paternal grandmother Teresa Wheeler of Moyock; maternal grandparents Michael and Cynthia Genovese of Shawboro; uncle John Wheeler; aunts Tanya Flores, Kelly Baltzer, Pam Whitmire and Lauren Parsons; as well as numerous cousins, other relatives and friends of the family.

James and Lisa invite their friends and family to a memorial gathering June 28 at 2 p.m. at the Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. Barco Chapel in Currituck. Masks are optional.

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In lieu of flowers, the family is a gratefully accepting love offerings in the children’s memory for their funeral expenses or donations may be made in their name to the Children’s Hospital of the Kings Daughters of Norfolk, Va.

To express condolences, visit the online register at Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was entrusted with arrangements.