JANE AUDREY HEISEY
Jane Audrey (Dreisbach) Heisey, 76 years old, of Harris, Missouri, passed away Thursday, May 20, 2021 at her home.
Jane was born November 18, 1944 in Breinigsville, Pennsylvania to Paul and Grace (Kuehn) Dreisbach. She graduated from Parkland High School and then received her bachelor’s degree, graduating with honors from Penn State on December 11 of 1965.
On December 18, 1965 Jane married Glenn Heisey. The couple then moved to Sharon Connecticut and had their first child, Sherri Lynn in 1967. In 1969 they moved to Greensburg, Indiana, and then in 1970 had their son, David Paul. In 1973 the family of 4 moved to Harris, Missouri where the family farm still operates.
Jane had a passion for ranch life and enjoyed raising horses and cattle. In addition to ranching and raising two children Jane worked at Trenton Foods for over 20 years in Quality Control.
She was a long-time member of the Iowa Ranch Horse Association and is one of the SE Board of Directors for the Association. She was also a member of the Newtown-Harris Town & Country Club, she was on the Senior Housing Board in Harris and volunteered for the local election polls.
Jane most loved her family and everything that her 3 granddaughters were involved in. She was their biggest fan, and was always there to cheer them on!
Jane is survived by her spouse; Glenn Heisey; her children: Sherri (Scott) Betz of Trenton MO, and David (Lori) Heisey of Polo MO; granddaughters: Kendra Betz, Jaecy Heisey, and Kinsey Heisey; sister, Joanne (Richard) Lichtenwalner of North Carolina, and many nieces and nephews.
Jane is preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Grace Dreisbach.
Jane was cremated and a memorial service will be held Wednesday May 26, 2021 at 2:00pm at the Christian Church in Newtown, Missouri with a visitation from 12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM at the church. Inurnment will then be held at the Harris Cemetery.
Schoene-Ruschmeier Funeral Home in Milan is handling arrangements.
In lieu of flowers please consider donations to the Iowa Ranch Horse Association.