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A public memorial for Tom Wheeler will be held on Sunday



There will be a public memorial for University of Oregon journalism professor Tom Wheeler on Sunday, Feb. 25 at 11 a.m. at the Shedd Institute, according to an email sent out by journalism school Dean Juan-Carlos Molleda.

In the email, sent out to all journalism students, Molleda stated that the memorial will be open to the public and that a separate event in honor of Wheeler will be held for the SOJC community.

The Shedd Institute is located at 868 High Street in Eugene. It is a music and performing arts venue as well as a community music school.

Wheeler died on Saturday, Feb. 11.

Read Wheeler’s obituary here.


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