Heinz, Margaret


Died: January 5, 2013

Margaret F. Heinz 95 of Kickapoo passed away at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at Heartland Care Center in Peoria.

She was born July 17, 1917 in Arcola, IL to Frank and Belle Stoops Roedl. She married Paul A. Heinz on May 30, 1944 in Peoria. He survives.

Also surviving are two sons; Gregory (Noel) Heinz of Edwards and Paul J. (Stephanie) Heinz of Channahon, two daughters; Angela (James) Miazga of Frankfort and Theresa (Bill) Preston of Bartonville, nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by five brothers, three sisters and one grandson.

Margaret and Paul enjoyed ballroom dancing for over 50 years.

She was a hairdresser for many years. She helped her husband with farming and gardening while raising four children. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church of Kickapoo for over 60 years and the Altar and Rosary Society. She served her parish by cleaning the church and rectory for over 20 years and also sang in the church choir.

A funeral Mass will be at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at St. Mary’s Church. Fr. Joseph Dondanville officiating. Visitation will be one hour before services at the church. Burial will be in St. Patrick Cemetery in Kickapoo. Memorials may be made to St. Mary Catholic Church of Kickapoo.

Tributes and condolences may be submitted to www.wrightandsalmon.com.

Wright & Salmon Mortuary

2416 N North St
Peoria, IL
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