Jerry D. Heimbach, 81, of Frankfort, died January 20, 2021 at Witham Hospital, Lebanon, Ind. He was born August 8, 1939 in Frankfort, Ind. to Paul L. & Audra L. (McQuern) Heimbach. He married Sharon Kay Gumm on September 4, 1959 and she preceded him in death on October 19, 2017.
Jerry was a Union Pipe Fitter, retiring from Indiana Gas Company (Vectren) after several years of service. He was a handyman as well as an accomplished wood worker. He enjoyed doing projects for friends and family and could do anything. Jerry and Sharon raised their boys at Hope United Methodist Church before moving their membership to St. Matthew United Methodist Church, where he was an active 50-year member. He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge.
He is survived by 2 Sons: Brian (Kelli) Heimbach of Lebanon, Rob (Annette) Heimbach of Rossville, TN, 5 Grandchildren: Carmen (David) Cannon of Lebanon, Blake Heimbach of Memphis, TN, Braxton Heimbach of St. Petersburg, FL, Morgan Heimbach of Memphis, TN, Marin Heimbach of Fayetteville, AR, 2 Great Grandchildren: Andrew ‘Drew’ & Audra ‘Audrey” Cannon of Lebanon. In addition to his parents and his wife, Sharon, he was preceded in death by a brother, Jack Heimbach.
Private family services will be held. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date at St. Matthew United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Bunnell Cemetery, P.O. 38, Frankfort, IN 46041. Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort is assisting the family with arrangements. Please visit goodwinfuneralhome.com, where you may share a personal message with the family.