DEATH / OBITUARIES : Sanford Wheeler has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 21, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Saddened to read of the death of Sanford Wheeler, the AFL’s African-American trail-blazer. 43 games for the Swans from 1989-94 as a flamboyant half-back flanker. Father of four, grandad of one. Died 10/3 in California, four weeks short of his 50th birthday. RIP
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.