Fred H. Heckman, 83, passed away on Tuesday, January 8, 2013. Fred was born February 19, 1929 in Ravenna, Ohio to parents Herman and Hazel Heckman.
Fred was retired from the A.C. Williams Company in Ravenna after a long career and was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Deerfield and the Rootstown Lions Club.
Fred is survived by his son, Fred R. Heckman and his daughter, Barbara (William) Boyles. Fred is also survived by his grandchildren: Danielle Heckman, Earl Boyles and Elizabeth Boyles. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Reba Heckman.
Masonic Services will begin at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, January 11, 2013 with funeral services immediately following with Pastor Susan Woodall officiating. Interment will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com
(Wood-Kortright-Borkoski 330-296-6436, RC 1-10-13)
We are so sorry to learn of Fred's death. He was a long time friend not only of ours but of my Dad's, Harold Franks. Fred worked at AC Williams with Dad and he was a frequent visitor in our home. He will be fondly remembered. Jo Ann (Franks)and Robert Rupert.