Daniel B. "Bix" Wheeler, a former associate superintendent of physical facilities for Baltimore County public schools who enjoyed refinishing antique furniture, died Feb. 16 of a brain hemorrhage at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
The longtime resident of the Hampton neighborhood of Baltimore County was 93.
"Bix had an impressive career and was a good friend. One of his strongest duties was staff relations and negotiating with the Baltimore County Board of Education," said Robert Y. Dubel, who headed Baltimore County public schools for 16 years before retiring in 1992.
"Bix, that's what we called him, was one of the strongest supporters of...