EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

March 26, 2013

Elaine C. Wheeler

Arlington — Elaine Claire Wheeler of Arlington passed away at the age of 87.

Beloved wife of the late Leonard Socia; loving mother of the late, David Socia, who predeceased her in 1990. Survived by loving cousins, Richard Mayor of Swampscott, and family; Brother Thomas Mayor FMS of Miami, Fla., William Everett and family of Maine. Also survived by many loving friends and neighbors from her long-time residency at Drake Village in Arlington.

Elaine was born in Methuen, graduated from Searles High School in 1942, and held secretarial positions as many Boston firms.

ARRANGEMENTS: Family and friends are invited to visit at the DeVito Funeral Home, 1145 Mass. Ave., Arlington from 1-2 p.m. and to a funeral home service to commence at 2 p.m. Burial will be private. For directions or to leave a condolence visit, devitofuneralhomes.com.