Evelyn Grace Hoagland Heckathorn, of Hermitage, passed way at 11:11 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, in UPMC Farrell after a brief illness. She was 94.
She was born July 16, 1923, in Hickory Township, a daughter of George H. and Grace (Reno) Hoagland.
Evelyn graduated in 1940 from Hickory High School and was a cosmetologist.
She was the wife of the late William Paul Heckathorn, whom she married in 1943. He passed away on Oct. 25, 1998.
She was a member of Faith Presbyterian Church in Hermitage.
Evelyn enjoyed crocheting, embroidery, crewel, playing 500 Bid and euchre and was a member of Order of the Eastern Star (past matron) and Red Hat Ladies.
She is survived by daughters, Sandra Shuttleworth of West Middlesex, Barbara Sheasley (Clayton) of Hermitage and Laurie Pustinger (Dan) of Hermitage; a son, Wm. Arthur Heckathorn (Dee) of Sharpsville; nine grandchildren,Gary Shuttleworth, Brian Shuttleworth (Liz), Clayton Sheasley III, Chad Sheasley (Alicia), Matt Heckathorn (Heidi), Michael Heckathorn (Katie), Nick Heckathorn (Kathryn), Dan Pustinger Jr. and Alex Pustinger; and great-grandchildren, Joshua, Justin, Madelyn and Alivia Shuttleworth, AnnieRose, Clayton IV and Cora Sheasley and William Paul and Eleanor Heckathorn.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Frances Osborne and Helen Reynolds; and a brother, Harry Hoagland.
Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Presbyterian Church.
Evelyn Grace Hoagland Heckathorn, 94, of Hermitage.
Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday (8-30-17) in JOHN FLYNN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC, 2630 E. State St., Hermitage, and 10 a.m. to time of service Thursday (8-31-17) in Faith Presbyterian Church. Online condolences at www.flynnfuneralhome.com.
Service: Funeral at 11 a.m. Thursday (8-31-17) in Faith Presbyterian Church, with Pastor Anthony Kladitis officiating.
Burial: Clarksville Citizens Cemetery, Clark.
Published on August 29, 2017