Elva Heeszel

Friday, December 31, 2004

FROHNA, Mo. -- Elva S. Heeszel, 89, of Frohna, died Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2004, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Dec. 13, 1915, at Frohna, daughter of Robert and Louise Wachter Gemeinhardt. She and Albert Heeszel were married Dec. 8, 1945.

Heeszel was a member of Concordia Lutheran Church in Frohna and its Ladies Aid and Lutheran Women's Missionary League.

Survivors include her husband of Cape Girardeau; a son, Robert Heeszel of St. Louis; and two granddaughters.

She was preceded in death by a brother.

Friends may call at Young and Sons Funeral Home in Perryville, Mo., from 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday, and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Concordia Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Wayne Palmer officiating. Burial will be in Concordia Church Cemetery.