Asleep in Jesus on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Hazel V. Heitzmann (nee Hoelscher); dear father of Sandra (Gary) Gnuse, Gary (Emily)  Heitzmann and Steve (Kelly) Heitzmann; dear grandfather of Bryan (Carolyn), Jennifer  (William), Amanda (Levi), Gregory (Gel), Karly (Troy), Lindsey (Riley) and Alec; dear great-grandfather of Jacob, Evan, Danielle, Jason, Matthew, Allison and Wesson; dear brother of Janet (James) Halbauer; our dear brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle and friend of many.

Services: Visitation at KUTIS AFFTON Chapel, 10151 Gravois,  Friday, May 11, 10 a.m. until funeral service at 1 p.m.  Interment Sunset Cemetery. Contributions to Lutheran Church of the  Resurrection (9907 Sappington Rd., 63128) appreciated.