Our thoughts and prayers are with Jack Heiney, a current Community Health Network Foundation board member who has tirelessly served on numerous Community boards since 1970, who is mourning the loss of his beloved wife, Betty.
Betty, 90, passed away the afternoon of July 28 and a memorial service honoring her life will be held Monday, August 3 at Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Center in Broad Ripple at 3 p.m. and visitiation will be from 1-3 the same day.
Jack and Betty were married for 68 years and enjoyed a very long and happy life together. She was very supportive of Jack’s volunteer commitment to Community and she helped found the Jack and Betty Heiney Society, the Foundation’s planned giving circle.
Jack has requested memorial contributions be made to Community Health Network Foundation at 1500 N. Ritter Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46219 or just go to www.eCommunity.org, click on Make a Gift and make a gift in Betty’s memory.
Here is here obituary, published today in the Indianapolis Star…
Betty M. Horn Heiney 90, of Indianapolis, died Tuesday afternoon, July 28, 2009. Betty was born July 24, 1919 in Weissport, Pennsylvania to the late James G. and Florence Caffrey Horn. Mrs. Heiney was a graduate of Leighton High School in Leighton, PA and attended for two years Moravian Seminary College for Women. Betty was a devoted wife and homemaker throughout her life having lived and traveled many places with her husband Jack. She was an avid bridge player and enjoyed membership for many years at Meridian Hills Country Club. Mrs. Heiney is survived by her husband of 68 years, John W. “Jack” Heiney and her nephew, George G. Heiney III and his wife Betty. Visitation will be held from 1 to 3 p.m., Monday August 3, 2009 at Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Center-Broad Ripple, with a memorial service beginning at 3 p.m., Dr. Gene Sease officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Community Health Network Foundation, 1500 N. Ritter, Indianapolis, Indiana 46219.