- October 23, 1927 - July 13, 2013
- Utica, New York
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“Dear Nancy and Boys, Our deepest sympathy on the loss of Gene. He and you are in our thoughts and prayers. Sincerely, Bob and Pat Catalino
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Eugene J. Heil, 85, of Acacia Village, Utica, and formerly of the Town of Evans, Angola, NY, died July 13, 2013, at the Masonic Care Community. He was born October 23, 1927, in Hamburg, NY, son of the late John and Edith (Thompson) Heil. He served with the US Army from 1946-48 and 1950-51. Eugene married Nancy Pulkowski on October 7, 1950, in Angola, NY. He owned and operated the Eugene J. Heil Funeral Home in Angola, NY. He also served as the Receiver of Taxes and the Supervisor of the Town of Evans, NY. Eugene was a member of St. John the Evangelist Church, New Hartford, Oriental-Faxton Lodge #224 F & AM, and the VFW Post #5798. He is survived by his beloved wife, Nancy M. Heil; his children, John (Patricia), Robert (Pamela), Michael (Betty), Peter (Maureen) and Paul Heil (fiancee, Michelle); and his grandchildren, Adam (Alicia), Brian, Remington, Sarah, Sean, Brendan Callahan, Christian, Griffin and Ethan Heil. He was predeceased by his sister, Marlene (Donald) Brockman. A Memorial Mass will be held on August 17, 2013, at 11:00 AM at St. John the Evangelist Church, 66 Oxford Road, New Hartford, NY. The family will receive friends at the conclusion of the Mass. There are no calling hours. In keeping with his wishes, Mr. Heil's body was donated to SUNY Upstate Medical University's Anatomical Gift Program. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mr. Heil's name to St. John the Evangelist Church. Online messages of sympathy, go to: www.dfwefh.com Arrangements are with Dimbleby, Friedel, Williams & Edmunds Funeral Home, New Hartford, NY.