Gerald Leo Heisler

September 20, 1943October 27, 2017

Gerald “Jerry” Leo Heisler, 74, Boonville, MO, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Friday, October 27, 2017 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, MO. Private family graveside services will be held at a later date. Jerry was born on September 20, 1943 in Prairie Home, MO the son of Herman and Anne Lula (Franken) Heisler who preceded him in death. He was married on April 20, 1968 in Boonville, MO to Vickie Smith who preceded him in death in 2011. He was a veteran of the US Air Force. He retired from Butternut Bakery in Boonville, MO as a truck driver. Survivors include: one son, Brian Heisler and his wife Elaine, of Boonville, MO; two sisters, Rose Ann Weber of Glasgow, MO and Mary Windsor of Pilot Grove, MO; five grandchildren, Diana Hart of West Virginia, Larry Blakeley of Boonville, MO, Devin Heisler of Pennsylvania, Stevie Ingram of Boonville, MO and Brooklyn Heisler of Boonville, MO and six great grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by four sisters, Elaine Pyles, Pauline Baker, Helen Fredrick, Edna Andrews and two brothers, Herman Heisler and Raymond Heisler. Memorials may be made to Boonville Animal Shelter, c/o City Hall, 401 Main St, Boonville, MO 65233.


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November 7, 2017

I am so sorry for your great loss. May the God who "binds up the brokenhearted" and "comforts all who mourn" (Isaiah 61:1, 2) sustain your family during this challenging time. Please accept my heartfelt sympathy.

Jim Wooldridge

October 30, 2017

"Fritz" was a good friend and classmate all the way through school. Enjoyed seeing him at our 50th reunion. So sorry about your loss, he will be greatly missed.

Becky Wessing

October 30, 2017

Brian, we are so sorry to hear about your dad's passing. I always enjoyed talking to him and he had a kind heart. Please know you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.