Thelma Mary Heet
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Thelma Mary Heet
  • February 1, 1931 - May 1, 2017
  • Tempe, Arizona

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Thelma was born in Hamilton Ohio. She moved to Arizona in 1958. Thelma is survived by 10 children: Maureen Rigo, Nancy Taylor, Jim Heet, Barbara Worosello, Don Heet, Kathy Heet, Jack Heet, Paul Heet, Steve Heet, and Tony Heet and their spouses. She was preceded in death by 2 children: Tommy and Annette. In addition she is survived by 20 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. Thelma is survived by 5 siblings: Jackie, David, Paul, Herbie, and Mickey. She was preceded in death by 3 siblings: Morris, Kathleen, and Maxine.

Thelma held a number of jobs. She worked for several public school districts doing payroll. After retiring from working in the schools, she worked for Wells Fargo Bank for 15 years. Thelma enjoyed baking, painting, and nature watching. She especially loved trees and photographed them everywhere she went. She loved playing games with family and friends and was extremely competitive and very resourceful.Thelma loved people, was compassionate and helpful to others. She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Games at gramma's house included everything from chess, to wooden trucks, to coloring books and bubbles.

Services will be held Thursday, May 4th at 2 p.m. at Lakeshore Mortuary, 1815 S. Dobson Rd., Mesa, Arizona 85202. In lieu of flowers please send donations to your local heart foundation or St. Vincent de Paul.

Arrangements under the direction of Lakeshore Mortuary, Mesa, AZ.