Dale Heitman Jr.|
Dale Thomas Heitman, Jr., 49, of Lenzburg, Ill., formerly of Cahokia, Ill., born Sept. 2, 1966, in St. Louis, Mo., died Wednesday, June 15, 2016, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Mo.
Dale was employed by Sheet Metal Workers Local 36 of St. Louis, Mo. He loved hunting, fishing, gardening and rock collecting. He loved his family and the Lord, and overcame many, many obstacles in his life.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dale and Judith, nee McGuire, Heitman, Sr.; his maternal grandparents, Oliver and Naomi, nee Deichneit, Heitman; and a brother, Timothy McGuire, Sr.
Surviving are his wife of 20 years, Shelly M., nee Elms, Heitman; two daughters, Alexis Elms of Cahokia, Ill., and Clara Heitman of New Athens, Ill.; a sister, Dawn (Vernon) Harris of Camdenton, Mo.; two neices, Rachel Harris, and Sadie Harris both of Camdenton, Mo.; and an expected granddaughter, Camille Elms.
Memorials may be made to the
of St. Louis, Mo.
Condolences may be expressed online at: braunfh.com.
Visitation: A Gathering of family and friends will be from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, June 25, 2016, at Braun Colonial Funeral Home, Cahokia, Ill.
Service: A Memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 25, 2016, at the funeral home, with Uncle Bill Heitman officiating.
FUNERAL HOME, Cahokia, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on June 24, 2016