Stroo Funeral Home, Inc. 
1095 68th St. SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49508
Phone:  (616) 455-9280 
Fax: (616) 455-2035
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Michael A. Vos - Owner / Manager
 Robert K. Stroo - Owner / President 



Service Information

Eugene "Gene" Heffner 

Service:   No public service

Cemetery:  Kent Memorial Gardens
Memorials: Union Ave. Community of Christ Church, 2140 Union Ave. SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507 or Faith Hospice, 2100 Raybrook Ave. SE, Suite 300, Grand Rapids, MI 49546

 Eugene "Gene" Heffner, age 77, of Grand Rapids, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, June 7, 2020. Gene graduated from Caledonia High School and served in the U.S. Army Reserves. He worked for Duthler, Tony Betten, and Fox Ford for over 40 years as a sales manager and attended Union Avenue Community of Christ Church for close to 60 years. He was best known for his sense of humor, a generous heart, and was well loved by his family and friends whom he cherished. A loving husband, father, and grandfather, he will be deeply missed by his wife of 56 years, Nancy; children, Cheryl Johnson, Deborah (Ross) Lucchesi, Suzanne (Mike) Gemen; grandchildren; Brittany (Colin) Pennington, Kendyl Lucchesi, Veronica Johnson, Alex Johnson, Josh Luccchesi, Landon Gemmen, Summer Gemmen; great grandchildren, Daphne, Calvin, Annie, Mason; sisters-in-law, Marcia Heffner, Sharon (Gene) Mitchell, Karen (Butch) Randall; many nieces and nephews.  His brother, Richard, and sister-in-law, Janice Crozier, preceded him in death. In accordance with his wishes, cremation has taken place and the family is not planning any public service. Interment will be in Kent Memorial Gardens. Contributions in memory of Gene may be made to Union Ave. Community of Christ Church or Faith Hospice.  

1095 68TH ST SE

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