Katherine “Sue” Heinemeyer, 74, of Sparta, IL; born on December 25, 1948 in Evansville, IN the daughter of Morgan and Dora Gray (Towery) Murray; passed away on Sunday, December 25, 2022 in Sparta, IL surrounded by her loving family.
Sue enjoyed going to the casino and taking cruises with her husband. She had a sweet tooth for chocolate cake and Coca-Cola. Sue loved her grandkids and she was always the “supervisor” of the family. Everyone looked up to her for guidance. Forever, people that knew Sue will remember her saying, “Daaaaaaaaaviiiiid”.
She is survived by her loving husband – David Louis Heinemeyer of Sparta, IL to whom she married January 14, 1967 in Red Bud, IL; four children – David Louis (Alicia) Heinemeyer, Jr. of Chester, IL, Kevin Charles Heinemeyer of Sparta, IL, Tonia Lynn (Jason) Cohoon of Sparta, IL, and Lacey Gray Murray of Sparta, IL; thirteen grandchildren – Danielle Heinemeyer, Andrea Heinemeyer, Amber Heinemeyer, Trevor (Peyton) Heinemeyer, Tyler Heinemeyer, Lynsey (Graden) Hewitt, Chloe Shook, Chase Heinemeyer, Layla Cohoon, Emily Heinemeyer, Peyton Cohoon, Karsyn Schweizer, and Kaidyn Schweizer; five great grandchildren and two on the way; four sisters – Alice (Ronnie) Milligan of Sparta, IL, Doris (Mike) Warmack of Sparta, IL, Brenda (Andy) Sanders of Red Bud, IL, and Jane (Jeff) Bowlby of Sparta, IL.
Sue was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers – Bill Murray and John Wayne Murray.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Austin Wade Foundation.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.heilschuessler.com.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, January 14, 2023 at Calvary Church in Sparta, IL from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Memorial services will begin at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Tim McIntyre officiating. Interment will be held at a later date.
Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements.