Charles V. HEISA, 92 of Zanesville and formerly of Circleville, passed Tues. Dec. 3, 2013 at Cedar Hill Care Center in Zanesville. Born in Cleveland, OH to the late Chester C. and Carrie Louise (Hartman) Heisa.
Graduated from Mantua H.S. in 1939, Charles went into the Army during W.W.II in 80th Infantry Div. under General Patton and was involved in the Normandy Invasion. Then to Hiram College with a BA in 1949, Kent State B.S. in 1950, and a M.Ed. in 1954 Phi Delta Pi at Kent State. Charles spent nearly 50 years as an Educator, Teaching , Principal, and Coaching. The schools he had taught included; Deerfield School, Newton Falls, Lake Co. Schools, Boy's Industrial School Lancaster, Bloom Carroll, and Retired from Jefferson School Dist. Gahanna in 1980. He was a member Newton Fall's F.&A.M, VFW Post 7941 So. Bloomfield. Had attended the Darbyville Community Church. Preceded by wife Evelyn Clifton Azbell, sister Madeline Louie Sunderman; step daughter Bonnie Boyer.
Survived by his wife Nancy Jones Heisa of Zanesville; sons Mark (Karen) Heisa of Rootstown and Grant Heisa of Kent, step son Bob (Carolyn) Azbell of CA. Funeral Service 1:00 p.m. Sat. Dec. 7, 2013 at the funeral home, 420 W. Main St., Ashville, with Rev. Denver Peters officiating. Calling hours from 11:00 a.m. until time of service on Sat. Burial will follow in Muhlenburg Township Cemetery. For those who wish memorials may be made to VFW Post 7941 at 3301 Northup Ave. So. Bloomfield, OH 43103 or the American Heart Assoc.
(Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, 740-983-6414, RC 12-5-13)