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WAKE Friday, November 24, 2017
5:00 - 7:00 P.M.
Mount Olive A.M.E. Church
1902 West LaSalle Street
VISITATION Friday, November 24, 2017
5:00 - 7:00 P.M.
Mount Olive A.M.E. Church
1902 West LaSalle Street
FUNERAL SERVICE Saturday, November 25, 2017
11:00 A.M.
Mount Olive A.M.E. Church
1902 West LaSalle Street


Rest Haven Memorial Park
4615 East Hanna Avenue
Tampa, FL 33610

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11/21/2017 10:32 PM



Mr. Wesley Shuler, Sr. of Tampa passed away quietly Friday, November 17, 2017 at St. Joseph's Hospital, surrounded by his children.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, November 25 at 11 a.m. at Mount Olive A. M. E. Church, 1902 W. LaSalle Street with Reverend Greg Gay, Pastor and eulogist; assisted by, Pastor Byron Wells, Reverend Karen Sims.  Interment will follow in Rest Haven Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mr. Wesley Shuler was a native of Patlaka, FL, a former resident of Georgia and a resident of Tampa for 67 years.  Wesley worked for Banana Trading Company and retired from Publix Warehouse in 1989.

He was a very devoted member of Mt. Olive A. M. E. Church under the leadership of Reverend Greg Gay, where he was avid for being a committed Usher ("Door-keeper in the House of the Lord"). 

He was preceded in death by: his parents, Alto and Ethel Shuler; brothers, Irving Shuler, Remus Shuler, Robert Shuler, Earl Shuler, Alfred Shuler, Leonard Shuler, George Shuler and Mike Shuler; sisters, Mildred Shuler Ross, Marguerite Shuler Patterson, Willie Mae Shuler Jones, Margarie Shuler, Ruby Mae Shuler Howard, Mary Jean Shuler and Gladys Shuler; daughter-in-law, Ruth Shuler. 

Wesley leaves to cherish his memory: children, sons, John Wesley Shuler I, Lovond Shuler, Robert Lee Shuler and Wesley Shuler, Jr. (Lori); 1 daughter, Mary Shuler London (Winston, I); grandchildren, Deneen Shuler Anderson (Bobby), Shalon Shuler, Germaine Shuler, John Demetrius Shuler (Tamara), Michelle Shuler, John Wesley Shuler II (Alfie), Shelly Gainous Jr., (Tonya), Tanjar Shuler, Shontae London Hill (Alvin), Winston London, II, Lovonda Shuler, Robert Shuler, Jr., Angie, Kristen, Christina Spangler, and Heather Elswick; 34 great grandchildren; 14 great great grandchildren; like a daughter, Carol Swift Maxwell; siblings, Roosevelt Shuler (Connie), Alto Shuler, Jr., M. C. Shuler, Sr. (Leola), Irene Shuler Green (Benjamin), Sammy Shuler, Bessie Shuler, James Shuler, Memee Shuler and Jerome Shuler; devoted nephews and nieces, Leroy Sims (Karen), Lillie Mae Shuler Williams, Rhunetta Johnson (Herman), Earl Jones, (Sheree), Gerald Jones (Candi), Tommy Jones (Cynthia), Carol Jones (James), Sharon Jones, and Adell Jordan; and a host of great nieces and nephews, cousins, other relatives, caretakers and friends, Joyce and Joan.  

The remains will repose from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, November 24 at Mount Olive A.M.E Church.

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