LeRoy Heller1922 - 2011
LeRoy William Heller age 88 of Rogers City
passed away May 12, 2011 at
Tendercare Health Center in Rogers City
He was born October 2, 1922 in Rogers City
to William and Dora (Bittner) Heller
LeRoy graduated from Rogers City High School in 1941. On October 11, 1947 he
married Marilyn Bruder at St. John Lutheran Church. Mr. Heller retired from the
Calcite Plant as an electrician. He was active member of St. John Lutheran Church
as a Deacon. He was involved with Rogers City Little League, was an avid Tigers
fan and enjoyed traveling with his wife.
He is survived by:
1 brother, Robert (June) Heller of Rogers City;
sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty and Marvin Claus of Rogers City,
Wallace and Joan Bruder of Traverse City;
and many nieces and nephews.
LeRoy was preceded in death by:
his wife Marilyn on August 23, 2009 and infant brother, Harry.
Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Sunday from 3:00 until 8:00 p.m,
where Pastor Schreiber will conduct a prayer service at 7:00 p.m. Visitation will
resume on Monday at St. John Lutheran Church from 10:00 a.m. through time of
funeral at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor John Schreiber officiating.
Interment will take place at Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to St. John Lutheran Church in memory
of LeRoy Heller.