HARRY "RALPH" HEITMAN January 10, 1925 - January 22, 2013 Harry "Ralph" Heitman was born to Harry and Inez Heitman January 10, 1925 at their ranch on Dibble Creek. Ralph had a full life. He served our country during the second World War in Europe. Throughout his life he had careers as a timber faller, packer and a rancher. Living on ranches in both California and Oregon, he was always surrounded by friends and family. Ralph passed peacefully in his sleep on January 22, 2013 at his home in Red Bluff. Ralph was one of five children, preceded in death by Laura Bell Boots, survived by Elmore (Doris) Heitman, Abbie (Barney) Steward and Wes (Linda) Heitman. Ralph is survived by his life partner Angela Hoenninger, children; Bruce Heitman, Donna (Jim) Morris, Marie Heitman-Eshom and Henry (Debbie) Heitman. Proud Grandad to Josh (Regina), Tara, Mandi, Lacey, William, Hank, Chad, Tanner, and Caleb. Loving Great Grandad to Melissa, Paisley, Ashlie, Aeron, Parker, Dante and Jonathan. A celebration of life will be held at the VFW
Hall in Red Bluff on Wednesday, January 30 at 4:00 PM. In leiu of flowers please make a donation to the JP Ranch Rodeo Crisis Fund in the name of Ralph Heitman at any Premier West Bank.