Patricia J. Heilman

  • "Pat was such a nice lady. We were at Eagle Library a lot..."
    - Nancy Boylan
  • "I have many fond memories of Pat. We worked at Eagle..."
    - Joyce Spears

Patricia Joan "Pat" Sparrow Heilman

79, of Indianapolis, died on May 16, 2014. Pat was born on April 28, 1935 in Evansville, IN to Kermith Hicks and Ruth Louise (Lange) Sparrow. Pat graduated from I.U. Bloomington in 1961 with her degree in English Literature and following that she became a Children's Librarian in Indianapolis. She retired from the Eagle Branch Library at 34th and Georgetown Road in 2005. She was an active charter member of Living Christ Lutheran Church in Plainfield, IN. Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, May 20th in Flanner and Buchanan - Speedway at 2 p.m., with calling one hour prior to the service. Pat is survived by her husband, Walter Henry Heilman, who she married on August 19, 1962 in Evansville, IN. She is also survived by her son, Jon Eric (Suzy) Heilman and her daughter, Jill Lynn (Joel Stein) Heilman; three grandchildren, Nicholas, Hannah and Taryn Heilman; twin brother, Donald (Jacqueline) Sparrow and sisters, Marty Kello and Ruth (Jim) Alewine. Burial will be in West Ridge Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the . Online condolences and a video tribute may be shared at:

Funeral Home
Flanner and Buchanan - Speedway
2950 N. High School Rd Indianapolis, IN 46224
(317) 387-7020
Funeral Home Details
Published in the The Indianapolis Star on May 19, 2014
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