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Heck, Karen
Karen Heck, 73, Omaha, NE. formerly of Abingdon, died Sunday, March 6, 2011, in Omaha after a lengthy illness.

Karen was born Aug. 4, 1937, in Abingdon, the daughter of Howard and Portia (Simpson) Davis. She married Marvin Kenny Heck Oct. 6, 1961.

Survivors include; one son Howard (Lisa) Heck, Hillsboro, Ore.; three daughters, Holly (Steve) Camp, Denver, Colo., Hayley Tilley, Omaha, Neb., and Heide (Mark) Wells, Boise, Idaho.; six grandchildren, Tyler and Nick Heck, Korby, Avery and Cooper Tilley, and Garrett Wells; two sisters, Loris Sherman, Chester, Virginia, Dona Moon, Abingdon; one brother, Jimmie Davis, Abingdon.

She graduated from Abingdon High School in 1955. She enjoyed bowling and playing cards with friends and family. She truly loved her grandchildren. She was a great mother and a wonderful woman.

Memorial service will be held at 1:30 pm Tuesday, March 15th at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Abingdon Chapel, 206 N. Washington St. Abingdon, Ill. Mrs. Eleanor Landon will officiate. Private burial will take place at a later date. Friends may call on the family at the residence of Mark and Dona Moon, 505 W North St, Abingdon after the service.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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