|Birth: ||Mar. 8, 1928|
|Death: ||Sep. 25, 2005|
Wally Viktoria Heim, 77, of 1124 Millwood Road, Willow Street, formerly of Hershey Avenue and Cabbage Hill, died Sunday, September 25, 2005 at LGH after a long illness.
She was the wife of Peter Heim. They were married 56 years last May 14.
She last worked as a waitress at the former Gimbel's, Park City. She was a master baker having learned the trade in Germany and worked at the former Federal Bake Shop on West King Street. She had also assisted her husband as a seamstress at his tailor shop "Peter Heim's Tailor Shop".
Born in Marburg, Hessen, Germany, she was the daughter of the late Heinrich and Adele Strenk Seim. She came to the U.S. in 1957.
Wally was a member of St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church and a former member of St. Joseph Catholic Church on Cabbage Hill. Her hobbies included needlework, gardening, crafts and collecting Hummel's. She was active in the Lancaster Liederkranz. Wally sang with the Mixed Chorus and was vice president of the Lancaster Liederkranz Ladies Auxiliary.
Surviving in addition to her husband are two sons, Klaus-Peter Heim, married to Susan J., of Elizabethtown and Gerhard A. Heim, married to Patricia A., of Willow Street; one daughter, Jane-Helen Heim, of Rochester, NY; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; three sisters, Regina, of TX, Lieselotte, of MD and Renate, of Germany as well as other family in Germany.
Mass of Christian Burial from St. Philip the Apostle Catholic Church, 2111 Millersville Pike, Lancaster, PA on Thursday, September 29, 2005 at 11 AM with the Rev. Lawrence C. Gross as celebrant. Interment will be in the St. Joseph New Catholic Cemetery, Bausman, PA Friends may call at the Andrew T. Scheid Funeral Home, 320 Blue Rock Road, Route 999, Millersville, PA on Wednesday evening between 7 and 9 PM and also at the church on Thursday between 10 and 11 AM. The Holy Rosary will be recited at 8:30 PM Wednesday at Scheid's. Kindly omit flowers. Memorial Remembrances can be made in Wally's memory to the American Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd Street, New York, New York 10016. www.scheidfuneralhome.com
Lancaster New Era 9/27/2005
Peter Josepf Heim (1924 - 2005)
Saint Josephs New Roman Catholic Cemetery
Created by: Donna Butler Sheaffer
Record added: Jan 29, 2012
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