Robert J. Heller - SAVANNAH - Robert J. Heller, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at home under the care of Hospice Savannah. Bob was born March 21, 1931 in Newark, New Jersey. He spent the last 26 years in Savannah. Bob was a graduate of Upsala College, an Army Veteran, sportswriter, self-employed businessman, avid golfer and most of all a loving family man. He was preceded in death by his parents, Rose and Jacob Heller; second mother, Julia Heller: beloved son, Richard A. Heller and brother Richard H. Heller. Bob is survived by the love of his life and best friend, Isabel who was there for him for more than 63 years. Also by Beth Heller and children, Zachary, Jeffrey and Nicole; Steven D. Heller (Kathryn) and children, Stephanie and Gregory; Susan H. Friend (Gary) and children Stephen, Kimberly and Scott; Jack V. Heller (Barbara) and son Daniel and a brother, David P. Heller (Jeanie). Special thanks to Beth Conaway, Hospice Savannah, and longtime physicians Dr. J. Allen Meadows and Dr. Harry Robinson. Shiva will be observed at the family residence March 4 through March 6. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice Savannah, PO Box 13190, Savannah, GA 31416 or the
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Published in Savannah Morning News on Mar. 2, 2013