Ella J Heckman, 79, wife of Louis Heckman, died yesterday
afternoon at at her home in New Harmony.
She had been a resident of that community for many years and was a
member of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Order of Eastern Star and Daughters
of American Revolution.
Near survivors in addition to the husband, who operated a drug
store in New Harmony for many years are a daughter, Mrs. Sumner Ferguson,
Mattoon, Ill; a son, Louis F. Heckman, Canton, Ohio; a sister, Mrs. Katharine Wissler, New Harmony; a brother, Robert L. Johnson, Davis, Calif; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
The body is at the Shoultze-Werry
Funeral Home in New
friends may call after this evening.
Last rites will
be held at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church at Sunday afternoon. Burial will be
in Maple Hill cemetery.