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Bernard Heintz


Bernard Heintz, 92, of Springville, passed away Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at Linn Manor Care Center in Marion. Funeral Mass: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 9, at St. Isidore Catholic Church, Springville. A visitation will take place one hour before the Mass at the church. Burial: Springville Cemetery. Arrangements by Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Marion.
Bernard is survived by his two children, Allen and Susan; grandchildren, Jennifer, Jessica, Nicholas, Trisha and Alexandria; and numerous great-grandchildren.
Bernard was preceded in death by his wife, Darlene; a son, Gary; his mother and father; and siblings, Bernice Smith and Harold Heintz.
Bernard Heintz was born March 10, 1925, in Tomah, Wis., the son of Joseph and Mildred (Honell) Heintz. Bernard was united in marriage to Mabel "Darlene" on Aug. 2, 1952. Bernard was a longtime farmer in the Springville area and worked for the city of Cedar Rapids until he retired. Bernard was a member of St. Isidore Catholic Church. In his earlier years, Bernard was an active leader for the 4-H community. Bernard loved and cared for his wife and family.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to St. Isidore Catholic Church.
Please share a memory of Bernard at www.murdochfuneralhome.com under obituaries.