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Joseph Ferdinand "Bud" Heidenfelder
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Birth: Feb. 23, 1920
Carlyle
Clinton County
Illinois, USA
Death: Dec. 8, 2003
Wimberley
Hays County
Texas, USA

Joe Heidenfelder was the son of Paul Henry and Catherine (Meurer) Heidenfelder.

Joe is survived by his wife, Jessie Heidenfelder.

His brothers and sisters included Fentan, Johanna, Paul, Christine, Francis, Mary, Catherine, Margaret, Marie, Virginia, Catherine, Bernard, Norbert and Robert.

Joe Heidenfelder was a young Marine stationed at the Marine Barracks at Pearl Harbor on Sunday morning, December 7th, 1941, when it was attacked. Joe spent most of that day helping retrieve bodies from the harbor. He remained in the Marine Corps through WWII and Korea, retiring as a Master Sgt.
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Joe F. Heidenfelder, 83, a resident of Wimberley, passed away Dec. 8. The Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 13 there at St. Mary's. Interment to follow in St. Mary's Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Paul Henry Heidenfelder (1885 - 1965)
  Catherine Elizabeth Meurer Heidenfelder (1882 - 1968)
 
 Spouse:
  Jessie W. Heidenfelder (1925 - ____)
 
 Siblings:
  Fintan P. Heidenfelder (1910 - 1990)*
  Johanna C Heidenfelder Hargis (1911 - 1963)*
  Paul John Heidenfelder (1913 - 1976)*
  Christine Frances Heidenfelder Coleman (1915 - 2014)*
  Frances Annie Heidenfelder (1916 - 1916)*
  Catherine A Heidenfelder (1917 - 1918)*
  Mary Heidenfelder (1917 - 1917)*
  Marie Gertrude Heidenfelder Hart (1919 - 1994)*
  Margaret Frances Heidenfelder Garland (1919 - 2002)*
  Joseph Ferdinand Heidenfelder (1920 - 2003)
  Virginia M. Heidenfelder Lowry (1921 - 2004)*
  Catherine Elizabeth Heidenfelder Murrell (1922 - 2014)*
  Bernard H Heidenfelder (1923 - 1944)*
  Norbert Louis Heidenfelder (1925 - 2001)*
  Robert E Heidenfelder (1928 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Marys Cemetery
Wimberley
Hays County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Katie
Record added: Jul 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28571608
Joseph Ferdinand Bud Heidenfelder
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Joseph Ferdinand Bud Heidenfelder
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Joseph Ferdinand Bud Heidenfelder
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Rest in Peace. These two Navy Veterans will always remember what you did at Pearl Harbor.
- PO1 Rod & PO3 Kathy
 Added: Nov. 12, 2016

- Kathy
 Added: Aug. 12, 2014
My uncle
- Katie
 Added: Jan. 2, 2010
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