October 24, 1927 – September 18, 2013
Abraham Sydney Heller, 85, Passed away Wednesday, September 18, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife Bertha Heller; his parents, Max and Betty Heller; his brother, Sam Heller; his sister, Dorothy Ruben; and his granddaughter, Cassie Tuten. He was a Veteran of the U.S Navy and the Marine Corps. His surviving family includes sister in law Tillie Heller, his five daughters, Sandy Fellerman (Larry), Debbie Peters(Jeff), Cindy Miller (Mark) , Ivy Gibbs(Gary)and Nancy Hegel(John), his 13 grandchildren ,Jason Peters, Melissa Nicholason, Michael Tuten, Wendy Fellerman, Warren Fellerman , Jessica Miller, Andrea Miller, Julie Miller, Dawn Landschoot, Jenny Schultz, Chris Gibbs, Alexander Hegel and Ben Hegel; his great grandchildren Kamyle, Haylie, Cooper, Kaitlyn, Jacob and one on the way; his brother -in -law Sanford Ruben and many nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends. The daughters would like to express their special thanks to his nephew, Michael Heller and his wife Debbie Heller. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to the Jewish Community Center, 5403 Monument Ave, Richmond VA 23226. A Funeral service will be held at The Virginia Veterans Cemetery in Amelia, Monday, September 23, at 12:30pm.There will be a Celebration of his life at Ivy Gibbs, 4940 Cochise Trail, Richmond, after the service. For more information call Sandy at 804-306 or Ivy 804-306-0798.
- Funeral Service Monday, September 23, 2013
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September 24, 2013
Abe was our friend at Jewish studies at the JCC. He asked interesting questions. We also enjoyed time with him; he will be missed.
Henry and Dottie
September 23, 2013
Mr. Heller: You will be missed at the JCC. Who else will ask me so many questions that potentially have no answer. Via con dios. Diane
September 22, 2013
I am very sorry to hear of the family's loss. It is impossible for me to think about Mr. Heller without also thinking about Westhampton Electronics that he founded and owned for many years. His enthusiasm and joy for all the young people he hired and trained will always remain in my memory. I wish for good fortune to be his companion where ever he travels next.
Bud Hazelgrove, GM
September 19, 2013
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