Melvin F. Heckman (1935 - 2014)

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Services for Melvin F. Heckman, 78, who passed away, Sunday, March 30, 2014 of Acute Myeloid Leukemia, at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines, will be held 11 a.m., Thursday, April 3 at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola with burial following in the New Virginia Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Erma; children, Wendy Heckman, Wendell Heckman, Wanita (Jim) Steinberger and Wesley Heckman; daughter-in-law, Valerie (Heckman) Kintz; brother, Delbert (Joyce) Heckman; sister, Norma Eberly; and nine grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, son Winton and daughter-in-law Cynthia (Updike) Heckman.

Visitation will be held 4 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, April 2 at Overton Funeral Home where family will be present to greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Online condolences may be made at


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Overton Funeral Home
501 W Ashland Avenue Indianola, IA 50125
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Published in Des Moines Register on Apr. 1, 2014
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