May 12, 1934
September 8, 2021
Janice Cathryn Heeney, 87, living at the View Point assisted living went to be with our Lord peacefully while at Memorial Hospital at 12:04am on 8 Sept 2021. Jan was born on May 12, 1934 in Minneapolis, MN. She was preceded in death by her husband Richard (Dick) Heeney, USAF Ret. CMSGT and her son Randy. Jan was known for her kindness to others and enjoyed nothing more than getting together with family and friends. She was also known for never meeting a stranger when out and about as she would stop and begin a conversation with all that caught her interest. She is survived by 4 children, Mary Lou, and Husband Harry Russell of Lamar, Mo, Rayleen and Husband Richard Tessier of Colorado Springs, Vern Heeney, of Colorado Springs, and Jackie and Husband Rick Bates of Ft. Smith, Ark. with 11 Grandchildren and 9 Great-Grandchildren located in Colorado Springs and around the country.
There will be a memorial service at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 5265 North Union Blvd., Sept 23 at 11:00am, followed by a small reception with food and refreshments provided.
"Jan, you were so loved and will be missed by family and friends, dearly".
Published by The Gazette from Sep. 17 to Sep. 19, 2021.