LaSalle News Tribune | LaSalle, IL
Due to weather related issues, in some areas there may be delayed deliveries of your Monday issue of the NewsTribune.
If road conditions are severe enough, your delivery person may not be able to deliver your NewsTribune at all on Monday.
In this case, your Monday edition will be delivered with your Tuesday newspaper.
We ask you to be understanding for the safety of our carriers.

You can view Tuesday's newspaper online at

home : obituaries : obituaries   April 30, 2016

12/10/2013 10:56:00 AM
Bernice Heinz
Mrs. Heinz
+ click to enlarge
Mrs. Heinz

Bernice A. Heinz, 89, formerly of Tonica, died Dec. 6, 2013, in Heartland Health Care Center, Henry, surrounded by her family.
Private graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Fairview Cemetery, Tonica, with the Rev. Mark Nowakowski officiating.
A public memorial service will be in Tonica United Methodist Church at a later date. Hurst Funeral Home, Tonica, is assisting the family.
Mrs. Heinz was born May 7, 1924, in Ottawa to John and Katherine (Stranka) Tuleck. Bernice married Roy M. Heinz on July 10, 1946.
She worked at Union Carbide in Ottawa for 10 years and also was a homemaker. She enjoyed golfing and shot a hole in one in 1976 at South Bluff Golf Course. She enjoyed playing bridge with small groups and also duplicate bridge at Eureka Bank in La Salle. Bernice took great pride in her garden and landscaping her beautiful yard.
Mrs. Heinz, a loving mother and grandmother, is survived by two daughters, Trudy Heinz of Varna and Sally (Don) Ohmart of Normal; grandchildren, Julie Burgoni of Bend, Ore., Mike (Megan) Burgoni of West Chicago, Stacey (Jonathan) Sonne of Bend, Ore., and Jennifer (Eric) Immke of Champaign; five great-grandchildren, Joey, Isabel, Carson, Cameron and Brooklyn Lee; one sister, Ann Day of Ottawa.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy; a daughter, Susan Smith; a brother Theodore “Tudge” Tuleck; and two sisters, Stella Trujillo and Mary Tuleck.
When the Lord calls our loved one home, he leaves a gift of memories. She will be greatly missed.
Memorials may be directed to Tonica United Methodist Church.

Related Links:
• Local Florists

Login to your account:
Remember me
Login reminder
  If you'd like to comment on this article, please log in or click here to subscribe.


Subscription Login

Track and field: L-P sweeps Mendota meet
Updated: 4/30/2016 12:16:00 AM
Baseball: Hall edges Fulton
Updated: 4/30/2016 12:13:00 AM
Roundup: Mendota baseball tops Dixon
For the Record (4-30-16): Newstip, Police Reports
Ottawa man arrested for allegedly setting co-worker on fire
Horman gets 40 years in Ottawa murder-cremation case

Illinois Valley Events
          1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Photo GalleryVideo LibraryMagazinesDealsAbout UsAP Terms of UseAdvertise With UsExtra Content

Copyright 2016 NewsTribune, LaSalle, Illinois. All rights reserved.

Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved