|Birth: ||Mar. 15, 1916|
|Death: ||Jun. 6, 2011|
Vincent E. Heaps, 95, of Columbia, died Monday evening at home. He was the husband of the late Gladys Johns Heaps who preceded him in death in 2009. A lifelong Columbia resident, he was the son of the late Clarence and Irene Snyder Heaps. Vince retired in 1977 after 38 years of service from the former Pennsylvania Railroad where he worked as a block operator. He was a graduate of Columbia High School, class of 1934; was a member of the Columbia United Methodist Church; Foresters of America and the B.P.O.E #1074.
He is survived by his children, Renee L. Hall, Albuquerque, NM; Linda H. wife of Barry J. Baldwin, Gap; and Dr. Vincent H. Heaps and his wife Janet, Columbia. 8 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren also survive. He was the last of his immediate family.
A graveside service will be held in Laurel Hill Memorial Gardens, N. 9th St. Ext., Columbia, PA on Thursday at 10:00 AM with the Rev. Jeffrey A. Snyder officiating. Kindly omit flowers. If desired, contributions to Central PA Nursing Care, 1255 S. Market St., Elizabethtown, PA 17022 or to Hospice of Lancaster County, PO Box 4125, Lancaster PA 17604 or on-line at www.hospiceoflancaster. org. in Vince's memory would be deeply appreciated. Arrangements by the Clyde W. Kraft Funeral Home, Inc.
Lancaster Intelligencer Journal/New Era 6/8/2011
Middle Name and DOB provided by Carolyn Shifflett
Clarence Edgar Heaps (1890 - 1964)
Irene May Snyder Heaps (1893 - 1944)
Gladys E Johns Heaps (1919 - 2009)
Daisy M Heaps Poleski (1914 - 1999)*
Vincent Edgar Heaps (1916 - 2011)
Laurel Hill Memorial Gardens
Created by: Donna Butler Sheaffer
Record added: Jun 08, 2011
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