Ben Heemstra

January 17, 1922 - October 22, 2016 

Ben Heemstra

January 17, 1922 - October 22, 2016 

Obituary for Ben Heemstra

Ben Heemstra, Jr., age 94, WWII US Army Veteran, beloved husband of the late Naomi Eileen, nee Mayne (2010). Loving father of Ben III (Jennifer), Geraldine (Gregg) Gianpetro and the late Tim (Laurel). Cherished grandfather of nine and great-grandfather of thirteen. Preceded in death by five sisters and two brothers. Dear uncle of many nieces and nephews.Retired from International Harvester with over 30 years of service.

Visitation Tuesday, October 25, 2016 3-8 p.m. Funeral Service Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. at Colonial Chapel, 15525 S. 73rd Ave., (155th/Wheeler Dr. & Harlem) Orland Park, IL. Interment Chapel Hill Gardens South, Oak Lawn, IL.

Memorials to Parkinson's Disease Foundation 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018 are appreciated. Express your thoughts and condolences at colonialchapel.com 708-532-5400

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