ELKHART — Jeffry Allen Heckaman passed away at the age of 67 on July 6.
Jeffry was born in Warsaw on Aug. 7, 1946, to the late Robert and Virginia (Kern) Heckaman.
He graduated from South Whitley High School and shortly after joined the U.S. Air Force. He made this his career and served his country for over 20 years.
Throughout his career with the Air Force he was stationed in Germany and England, where he worked in communications.
He is survived by his daughter, Deborah Heckaman; younger brother Lewis Heckaman; grandson; and extended family.
Burial will be at 11 a.m. Friday, July 18, at Marion National Cemetery in Marion.
Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.