Nelle R. Heiman, 95, Warsaw, passed away at 3:15 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at Miller’s Merry Manor in Warsaw. She was born on Aug. 9, 1922, in Coloma, Wisc. to Harvey and Flora (McLaughlin) Shafman.
She was married Sept. 18, 1943, in Sparta, Wisc. to James A. Heiman, who preceded her in death in 2002. She moved to the Kosciusko County area in 1945 from Wisconsin and retired from Warsaw Community School Corp. in the food service department, working at both Warsaw High School and Leesburg Elementary.
She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Warsaw.
She is survived by two daughters: Kay (Bob) Tusing, Leesburg; Kris (Mike) Byrd, Fort Wayne; four grandchildren: Mary Beth (Scott) Tusing-Lester, Eau Claire, Wisc.; Jake (Kelly) Tusing, Leesburg; Tony (Kara) Byrd, La Cananda Flintridge, Calif; Sara (Gabe) Berry, Fort Wayne; five great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a sister, and two brothers.
No public services will be held. Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd. 15, Warsaw is in charge of arrangements.
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