Wendy Faye (Borden) Heacock

Wendy Faye (Borden) Heacock, age 64, of Oley, Pa., died on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at the Reading Hospital, following injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Douglass Township, Pa. She was the wife of Ronald S. Heacock, with whom she shared 22 years of marriage.
Born in Pottstown, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Harry and Leona (Bressler) Borden.
Wendy was a 1967 graduate of Pottstown High School. She attended Hiram Scott College in Nebraska.
For 28 years, she was a sales representative for Ven-Mar in Sciota, Pa. She was an ovarian cancer survivor and passionate about volunteering and representing the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation Inc., Havertown, Pa. She also served on a committee with the Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pa.
Wendy designed jewelry and sold it for the benefit of the cancer organizations. She was also known for her sports cars and appreciation of fashion.
She enjoyed caring for her house and garden and spending time with her family.
Surviving in addition to her husband are two sons, Drew B. Diggans and his wife Marlene of Kutztown, Pa., Michael S. Heacock of Skippack, Pa.; three daughters, Shyre H. (Diggans) Cinege and her husband Christopher of Douglassville, Pa., Kyle L. Diggans and her companion Lenny Wells of Macungie, Pa., Carol Ann, wife of Joe Yaich, of Skippack, Pa.; one brother, Elliot Borden and his wife Susan of Villanova, Pa.; and 10 grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at the Houck & Gofus Funeral Home Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, Pa. Rabbi Daniel Zucker will officiate. Friends will be received from noon to 1:30 p.m. Monday. Interment will be in Congregation Mercy & Truth Cemetery, Pottstown, Pa.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation Inc., 2010 West Chester Pike, Suite 410, Havertown, PA 19083.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.houckgofusfuneralhome.com

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Houck and Gofus Funeral Home
955 North Charlotte Street Pottstown, PA 19464
Published in The Mercury on Dec. 2, 2013