We Live in Hearts We Leave Behind ~ Thomas Campbell

Leona Heins

A funeral will be held Tuesday, July 23, 2013 for 89 year old Leona Heins of Rockwood, IL, who died Thursday, July 18, 2013 in Ballwin, MO.

Leona was born September 9, 1923 in Neunert, IL, the daughter of Paul and Clara (Hassebrock) Twenhafel. She married Harry Heins on July 24, 1948 in Jacob, IL and he preceded her in death on October 7, 2000.

Survivors include three children, Carl Heins of Rockwood, IL, David Heins of Rockwood, IL and Nancy Nettling of Ballwin, MO. Four brothers, Martin Twenhaefl of Gorham, IL, Ralph Twenhafel of Springfield, IL, Orval Twenhafel of Murphysboro, IL and Clarence Twenhafel of Hillsboro, OR. Eight grandchildren, five great grandchildren also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

Visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm Monday, July 22, 2013 at the Wilsonís Funeral Home in Ava, IL. Visitation will continue Tuesday, July 23, 2013 from 9am to 11am at Christ Lutheran Church in Jacob, IL.

A funeral for 89 year old Leona Heins of Rockwood, IL will be held at 11am Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at Christ Lutheran Church in Jacob, IL with Rev. Mike Kettner and Rev. Rick Twenhafel officiating.

Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Memorials can be made to the church of donorís choice.