Harold Dean “Bud” Heinz, 83, of Findlay, IL, formerly of Argenta, IL, passed away at 12:55 a.m. Saturday, October 27, 2018, in Shelbyville Manor, Shelbyville, IL.


Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 31, 2018, in Findlay Cemetery, Findlay, IL with Mike Carr officiating. Arrangements are by Howe and Yockey Funeral Home, Shelbyville, IL. Memorials may be given to the Shelbyville Manor Activity Fund.


Harold was born on March 2, 1935, in Friends Creek Township, near Agrenta, IL, the son of Emerson W. and Stella I. (McCarty) Heinz. He attended Argenta High School and served in the U.S. Navy. Harold married Lorraine Jean Maxwell on June 20, 1965. He worked for the Schrock Cabinet Company in Arthur, IL until his retirement in 1998. Harold was an avid fan of the St. Louis Cardinals and enjoyed coon hunting and mushroom hunting.


He is survived by his wife, Jean; three children, Lori Holmes (Clarence, Jr.) of Shelbyville, IL, Lana Holmes (Clint Massey) of Findlay, IL and David Heinz (Kristin) of Windsor, IL; five grandchildren, Chris Holmes (Crystal), Brandon Holmes, Autumn Holmes, Nathan Holmes (Jessica) and Oliver Heinz; one great-grandchild, Logan Holmes; and several nieces and nephews.


He was preceded in death by his parents; and six siblings, Elwood, Gilbert, Forrest, Max and Avis Heinz and Doris Howe.


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