1941 - 2016

Eunice Marie Heinhorst, 75, of Havana, passed away at 3:37 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016, at Havana Health Care.

She was born Oct. 27, 1941, in Easton, Ill., to Raymond and Esta Dietz Stiltz. She married Edward Heinhorst and he preceded her in death Aug. 8, 2013.

Mrs. Heinhorst is survived by two daughters, Kim Johnson of Bath and Tammy Marcum of Lincoln; son, Jeff (companion-Shelly Wallace) Elam of Havana; and two stepsons, Kenny Heinhorst of Bloomington and Kurt Heinhorst of Forest City; as well as nine grandchildren. Also surviving are two brothers, George (Linda) Stiltz of Manito and Jim (Vi) Stiltz of Easton; and her beloved dogs, Jordan and Blue.

She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; and daughter, Vickie Emerick.

Mrs. Heinhorst was a member of Forest City Community Church. She worked for Casey’s for many years, starting in Manito and working her way up to district manager. She had also worked for Hornsby’s for several years. She enjoyed painting, reading, crocheting and adding to her black and white cow collection.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. today at Hurley Funeral Home in Havana, with visitation one hour prior to the services. Burial will follow the services at Easton Cemetery. Richard Stiltz will officiate.

Memorial contributions may be made to the MS Society.

To offer condolences online, visit www.hurleyfh.com.