Betty Jane Russell Heck, 69

EAST LIVERPOOL – Betty Jane Russell Heck, of Spring Grove Avenue, passed away Monday, June 16, 2014, at the East Liverpool City Hospital. She was 69.

Born in East Liverpool, July 4, 1944, she was a daughter of the late Thomas R. and Betty R. Russell. She lived all her life in East Liverpool and worked at Homer Laughlin China Company at one time. She also worked at Parson’s Coal.

A member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, she was a member of the East Liverpool High School Class of 1963.

She is survived by her husband, John Heck, at home, as well as her dear friends Linda Freeman and Billie Gay Freeman. She also leaves behind her beloved cat Cody.

Friends may visit Wednesday afternoon and evening at the Dawson Funeral Home where the family will be present from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Fr. Peter Haladej will conduct a funeral service at 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Burial will be at Spring Grove Cemetery.

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