Robert P. Heffelfinger

Robert P. Heffelfinger
Robert P. Sonny Heffelfinger, 85, of Walnutport, formerly of Danielsville, passed away July 19, 2013 in the Lehigh Valley Health Care Hospice Unit at 17th and Chew St., Allentown. He was the husband of Joanne L. (Minnich) Heffelfinger; they celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary last September. Born in Danielsville, he was the son of the late Arling and Ida (Reph) Heffelfinger. He owned and operated Robert P. Heffelfinger Aluminum Products for 30 years, retiring in 1990 when his late son, Charles R. Heffelfinger, took over the business. He was a member of the Oplinger Hower American Legion Post #899, Danielsville, VFW Post 7215, Walnutport, a life member of the Lehigh Twp. Fire Co., and a member of Monoqusy FA&M. He served in the US Navy during WWII. Robert was a member of Hope Lutheran Church, Cherryville. Survivors: Wife; son, Bobby and wife, Lori Heffelfinger, Rotonda, FL; daughters Peggy Holtzinger, Palmerton, Marjorie, wife of Gene Goebel, Grover Beach, CA; grandchildren, Michael, Natalia, Jesse, Collin, Madison; great-grandchildren, Dylan, ZuZu Petals, Magnus, Augustus, Hunter, Hayley, Emerson, Weston. Predeceased son, Charles R., in 2006; brothers, Truman, Donald, Jack, Roy, and Henry; sister, Jean Ayres. Services: 2 p.m., Thursday, July 25, 2013, in Harding Funeral Home, 25-27 N. Second St., Slatington. Viewing Wednesday evening, 7 to 8:30 p.m., and 1 to 2 p.m., Thursday. Contributions: To the Hope Lutheran Church, or LVHC Hospice Unit c/o the funeral home.

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25 27 N 2ND ST Slatington, PA 18080
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Published in Morning Call from July 21 to July 22, 2013