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“Sorry for your loss. Take time to grieve and find comfort in knowing that God is near to all those calling on him. Psalm 145:18 ”
1 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“I didn't know Heather. There is no loss like loosing a loved one to death. Sometimes the sadness can be overwhelming. A wonderful scripture to read...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“Heather I will always remember you smiling face and the joy you brought when you walked in a room. When you and Marybeth came into the Honors...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: Sherry Rix - Miami, FL - Friend

“heather, i had a great summer with you in 2010. you are such a fantastic person and it just feels so horrible your gone. i really don't know what to...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: moose - vermont, australia

“Mike~ My sincerest condolences go out to you and your family. Please let me know if there is anything I can do for you... Kerri ”
5 of 22 | Posted by: Kerri Ellis - NAPERVILLE, IL

“Heather was without a doubt one of the more special people I have ever met. Working closely with Heather I was fortunate to see her bright smile...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Bruce Welton - Truckee, CA

“My heart and prayers go out to the entire Plazak family. I am so sorry for your loss. May God give you the strength to go through such a difficult...Read More »
7 of 22 | Posted by: Rebecca Ortega - land o lakes, FL

“Heather was a beautiful person and this world is poorer without her around. I will miss her energy and spontaneity. My prayers are with your family...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: Nina Hunt - Tampa, FL - Friend

“To try and put into words what Heather meant to me is overwhelming. She was one of a kind' in my life, the sister I always wanted, my BFF. Our...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Marybeth Wang - Riverview, FL

“My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this very difficult time. ”
10 of 22 | Posted by: Pat (Helma) Mueller - Mitchell, SD

“Peace, Prayers and Blessings, Manny & Anita Bernal ”
11 of 22 | Posted by: Manny Bernal - CA - Friend

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you today. ”
12 of 22 | Posted by: Greg and Janet Helma - Houston, TX

“Our thoughts and prayers are with Heather's family - Mike and Pam, Joe, Tammy, Logan and Harper, and Josh and Sarah, and her fiance' Jake. Every...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Linda & Anthony Anderberg - MN

“God must have needed another angel to have so prematurely called Heather to his eternal comfort. Heather was so young and a vibrant personality whom...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: Ralph & Dale Sheaffer - MD

“Heather had a great smile and a big sprit wrapped in a small package. I will remember the fun we had at my sisters graduation. We will all be...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: Jennifer Dilley - Tampa, FL

“My first day of college...alone..lonely and sad because I had no friends to talk to so I sat by myself wondering until what time I had to be on...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: marescha Theogene - Miami, FL

“"While we are not promised tomorrow, we are given this day. Let's make it count!" Heather Plazak. A person who lived her words and had a smile to...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Nancy Jacobs-Dilley - Tampa, FL

“My thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow. ”
18 of 22 | Posted by: Layne Passmore - Tampa, FL

“I will always remember the good times we had, you always put a smile on my face. Your love for life, family and friends goes without saying but when...Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: Shannon Dilley-Alvarez - Tampa, FL

“Soft spoken, warm and bright. We enjoyed our times with her. We enjoyed her sharing her heart and love with us. Ellen and Rusty Sheaffer ”
20 of 22 | Posted by: Rusty Sheaffer

“Caring thoughts are with you in this time of sorrow.Linda, Mike and Morgan Osborne ”
21 of 22 | Posted by: Linda Osborne - silver spring, MD

“My thoughts and condolences are with you. Heather was an amazing person and will forever hold a special place in my heart. ”
22 of 22 | Posted by: Christina Bachl


Heather Athena Plazak, 30, was taken to Heaven onMay, 24, 2012. Heather was preceded in death by her father, Randall Plazak and brother Jeremy Lewis.
Heather graduated with honors at University of South Florida with a degree in International Studies/Sociology.
She lived in San Bernardino National Forest and was a Medic for High Trails Outdoor Science School. Heather was a humanitarian with a missionary spirit. She loved life. She loved the people God brought into her life. She was energetic, enjoying biking, hiking, jogging, rock climbing and anything adventurous.
She is survived by her parents Michael and Pam Plazak , sister, Tamara and husband Joseph Andress, twin brother, Joshua and wife Sarah Plazak , two nephews Logan and Harper Andress. Fiancé Jacob (Jake) Sheaffer.
A Visitation will be held on Monday, June, 4th at Blount & Curry Carrollwood Chapel 3207 West Bearss Ave, Tampa, Fl, 33618 from 5pm-8pm.
A Mass Service will be held on Tuesday, June, 5th at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 1711 East 11th Ave. Tampa, Fl, 33605 (Ybor City)

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