Emily M. Heffter of Ocala went to her Maker on December 20, 2022 at the age of 96. She was a recent patient at Hawthorne Center for Rehabilitation and Healing of Ocala.
She was born in Germany on November 30, 1926. Emily was predeceased in death by her husband Martin of 63 years. Emily emigrated from Germany to the United States with her husband in 1955. Emily worked at the Aetna insurance Company in Hartford, Connecticut until she retired in 1981. In 1991 she and Martin moved to Ocala.
Emily is survived by her children Juergen Heffter and his wife Angela, Karen S. Nonies and her husband Ernie and Ralph M. Heffter and his wife Sabrina; grandchildren: she was predeceased by her granddaughter Kate and is survived by her grandchildren Leilani, Amara and Eric. She had three great grandchildren, Jackson, Naomi and Kate. A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 from 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM at Hiers-Baxley Funeral Home, Timber Ridge Chapel, 9695 SW 110th Street, Ocala, Florida 34481 Ocala. PH: 352-873-4114. Condolences may be expressed to www.hiers-baxley.com.
Donations in Emily’s name may be made to Hospice of Marion County, Inc. P.O. Box 4860 Ocala, Florida 34478-4860.