Lettie Clem Swartz Heishman, 96 of Mt. Jackson, died Thursday, January 17, 2013 at Kings Daughters Community Health and Rehab in Staunton.
She was born September 17, 1916 in Quicksburg, daughter of the late Charles Edward and Nettie Rosanna Clem Swartz.
She was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church in Edinburg.
She was a valedictorian graduate of Triplett High School class of 1933.
Mrs. Heishman was married November 12, 1938 to Earl Franklin Heishman who preceded her in death March 18, 1990.
She is survived by a daughter, Wanda Bowers and husband Fred of Staunton; a son, Charles Heishman and wife Helen of Mt. Jackson; three grandchildren Susan Wright and husband Forester, John Bowers and wife Beth, all of Churchville, Donald Heishman and wife Victoria of Mount Sidney; five great grandchildren, Dustin Wright, Austin Bowers, Hunter Wright, Ashlea Bowers and David Heishman; two sisters in law, Ruby Heishman of Edinburg and Florine Russell of Apopka, Florida.
Funeral services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church, Edinburg with the Rev. John F. Taylor, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Bethel Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bethel Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 187, Edinburg, VA 22842.