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Dan L. Heath

May 28, 1932 - January 10, 2018

MUNCIE- Danny L. “Dan” Heath, 85, passed away on Wednesday afternoon, January 10, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on May 28, 1932 in Delaware County, the son of Raymond R. and Mary (Reynolds) Heath and graduated from Cowan High School in 1951. On May 12, 1951 in Delaware County…READ MORE

MUNCIE- Danny L. “Dan” Heath, 85, passed away on Wednesday afternoon, January 10, 2018 at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on May 28, 1932 in Delaware County, the son of Raymond R. and Mary (Reynolds) Heath and graduated from Cowan High School in 1951. On May 12, 1951 in Delaware County, he married his high school sweetheart, Patricia S. Burton.

Dan farmed for many years in Randolph County; was a member of Union Chapel Congregational Christian Church, Randolph County Antique Tractor Club; Whitney Lodge #229 and Scottish Rite. He also drove a bus for Cowan Schools for many years.

He enjoyed watching his grandchildren participate in all their activities. After retirement, he and Pat wintered in Bartow, Florida.

Surviving are his wife of 66 years, Pat Heath of Muncie; three children, Sue Paul and Peggy Keller (husband, Paul), both of Muncie and Skeeter Heath (wife, Bev) of La Porte; five grandchildren, Liz Kinnas (husband, Dan), Jessica Paul, Stephanie Bloom (husband, Patrick), Drew Paul and Jaclyn Heath; four great-grandchildren; siblings, Janet Munro of Parker City, Barb Watkins of Yorktown,  J.T. Heath (wife, Emily) and Jim Heath (wife, Jone), both of Muncie and Ruth Ann Herkimer of Belleville, MI;  two sisters-in-law, Dixie Elsesser (husband, Jack) of Muncie and Joyce McGuire (husband, Wayne) of Parker City; brother-in-law, Don Odle (wife, Middie) of Selma; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, January 15, 2018 at The Meeks Mortuary, Washington Street Chapel with Reverend Mark Hale officiating. Private burial will take place at a later date.

Friends may call at The Meeks Mortuary, Washington Street Chapel from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Monday, January 15, 2018.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to IU Health Ball Memorial Hospice, 2401 W. University Avenue, Muncie, IN 47303; Cancer Services of East Central Indiana- Little Red Door, 2311 W. Jackson Street, Muncie, IN 47303; Union Chapel Congregational Christian Church, 11988 400 South, Parker City, IN  47368 or to the charity of the donor’s choice.

The family would like to thank IU Health Ball Memorial Hospice for the wonderful care that Dan received.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Monday, January 15, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Monday, January 15, 2018

Time: 4:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


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