Edward E. Heimbach, 81, of Danville PA, passed
away peacefully on November 27, 2020 at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville
PA. He was born November 3, 1939 in Danville PA, the son of the late Rio
Vern and Augusta Purpur Heimbach.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 61 years,
Patricia Rudy Heimbach. They were marred November 22, 1959.
Ed served his country in the United States Navy
for four years.
He was employed as a Dietary Supervisor for
Danville State Hospital for 25 years, from where he retired in 1999. After
retirement he served as a Guard for the Montour County Jail. Ed also
thoroughly enjoyed being a bartender at Danville Elks, Danville VFW, East
End Fire Company and Friendship Fire Company.
His memberships included the Danville Moose, the
Friendship Fire Company and the East End Fire Company, where he was a life
Ed was deeply devoted to his family, all of whom
he adored. He especially enjoyed his vacations at the beach with them for
over 25 years. Family Gatherings and Holidays were at the core of his life
celebrations. He will be remembered for his serene, patient and respectful
demeanor towards others throughout his life and will be deeply missed.
In addition to his wife, he is also survived by
two sons; Michael E. Heimbach and his wife Polly of Riverside PA and Richard
W. Heimbach of Danville PA and two daughters; Georgene Raup and her husband
Perry of Danville PA and Lorrie A. Crabb and her companion Bob Page of
Mifflinburg PA. Also surviving are seven grandchildren and nine
great-grandchildren. He was preceded in
death by one brother, Carl Heimbach and three
sisters: Carrie Price, June Burkland and Norene Stillman.
Services will be private at the convenience of
The family will
provide flowers. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Friendship Fire
Company Ladder Truck Fund 219 Ferry Street Danville PA 17821.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42
W. Mahoning Street, Danville, PA 17821.
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