Rollin Howard Heege, 79 of Springfield, IL died on Tuesday, September 08, 2009. He was born on July 27, 1930 in Cleveland, OH the son of Howard F. and Martha Bartsch Heege. He married Betty Jane Polenz on September 9, 1950 and she preceded him in death on January 1, 1989. He was also preceded in death by his parents. “Rol? was formerly from Cleveland, OH and a resident of Springfield since 1999. He was regional manager for Royal Typewriter and a member of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church. He loved to work on cars and entertain friends.
Surviving are 3 daughters; Marnell (husband; William) Baker of Springfield, IL, Gayle (husband; John) McCracken of Williamston, Michigan and Lauren (husband; Cary) Peeples of Grafton, Ohio, 6 grandchildren; Allison Baker, Erica (husband; David) Fritz, Robin (husband; Tylor) VanDerMoere, Courtney, Gregory and Kelly McCracken.
Memorial services will be at 1:00 pm Sunday, September 13, 2009 at the Chapel at Sunset Memorial Park, 6265 Columbia Road North Olmsted, Ohio, with Pastor Daniel Wenger officiating.
Memorials may be made to Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 2645 Old Jacksonville Road Springfield, IL 62704, or Charity of your choice.