Heather Marie (Justice) Van Vuren (1976 - 2019)

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RINCON - Heather Marie Justice Van Vuren, 42, formerly of Columbia and Cahokia, Ill., born March 1, 1976, passed away Jan. 5, 2019, at her residence.
She was formerly employed by David Heimos, Attorney of Clayton, Mo., and Kasten and Johnson Attorneys in O'Fallon, Ill. Before moving to Georgia, she was very active in the Hero 101 Fund and assisted the Camp Jackson, Cahokia and Columbia fire departments. Whenever someone needed help, she was the first to step up. She loved music and chick flick movies. She loved to karaoke and sing in the choir at school. She was a very devoted wife and mother.
She was preceded in death by her father, Jerome "Jerry" Martin Justice; brother, Chad Michael John Justice; grandparents, John "Jack" Justice, Charles and Elizabeth Morgan; and uncle, Charles Morgan Sr.
She is survived by her loving husband, Bryan John Van Vuren; children, Elizabeth Morgan Van Vuren, Kyle Mason Van Vuren, Corinne Taylor Van Vuren; her mother, Ruth Ann Hammer (Michael); nieces, Hanna and Haley Justice; step-brother, Jeff Hammer; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Raymond Van Vuren (Monique) and Sandra Allen (John); she was also a dear sister-in-law, niece, cousin and friend.
The funeral was conducted at Braun Family Funeral Home, 265 Quarry Road, Columbia, Ill. 62236, 618-281-6793.
Interment was in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Belleville, Ill., on Monday, Jan. 14, 2019.
Memorials may be made to the or the Kidney Foundation.
Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home, Effingham Chapel. 754-6421
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Rincon, GA 31326
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Published in Effingham Herald from Jan. 16 to Jan. 22, 2019
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