Eleanor Olivia Heydt

September 12, 1936 ~ July 31, 2019 (age 82)


Eleanor Olivia Heydt, 82, of Pike Township, passed away July 31, 2019 at Penn State Health - St. Joseph, Bern Township.


She was the wife of Leon Moyer Heydt, with whom she shared 57 years of marriage.


Born September 12, 1936 in Pike Township, she was a daughter of the late George E. And Mary B. (Christman) Haas.


Eleanor was employed as a machine operator with Federal-Mogul for a number of years.


She loved quality time spent with her grandchildren.


Surviving, in addition to her husband, are her two children: Audrey L., wife of Jeffrey S. Hinkle of Leesport and Michael L. Heydt, companion of Debbie Hammill of Gilbertsville.


There are also four grandchildren surviving: Shelby Griffith, Haley Heydt, Nicholas Heydt and Amber Heydt; a step grandson Jeffrey S. Hinkle, Jr., and a great granddaughter on the way.


Other survivors include her brother, Donald Haas and Arlene Kunkle.


Eleanor was preceded in death by a brother, Ralph C. Haas, a sister Maryjane Kauffman, and her son, Jeffrey Heydt.


Services will be held Monday, August 5th at 11 a.m. at Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 423 Main Street, Oley.  A viewing will be held from 10-11 at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Lobachsville Cemetery.  


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Funeral Service
August 5, 2019

11:00 AM
Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc.
3300 Kutztown Road
Laureldale, PA 19605

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