Cindy S. Heinke

Cindy S. Heinke, 58, of Route 394, Kennedy, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday (Jan. 16, 2013), in WCA Hospital.

She was born June 21, 1954, in Warren, Pa., the daughter of the late William and Gladys Armstrong Stuart Sr.

Cindy was a 1972 graduate of Warren High School, and had been employed by Phillips Lighting in Warren, Manor Oak Nursing Home and Superior of Jamestown.

She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and playing games on her computer.

Surviving are her husband, Joachim W. “Joe” Heinke, whom she married July 4, 1975, in Warren, Pa.; two sons: Shane M. (Brenna) Heinke, and Scott W. Heinke. both of Falconer; four grandchildren: Ben and Bryce Heinke, Mackenzie and Ellaina Heinke; four sisters: Yvonne Way of Evanston, Wyo., Patricia Gnage of Erie, Pa., Rebecca Donato of Warren, and Rosemary Fileger of Clarendon, Pa.; two brothers: William Stuart Jr. of North Carolina, Timothy Stuart of Clarendon, Pa.; and several nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Faith Heinke; and two brothers: David and Jeffrey Stuart.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Falconer Funeral Home. The Rev. Jennifer Delahoy, pastor of Kennedy United Methodist Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Warren Memorial Park Cemetery.

Friends will be received by the family from 5-8 p.m. Friday and one hour prior to the funeral service Saturday in the funeral home.

Memorials may be donated to a charity of one’s choice.

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