Nelson Lee HeckmanFebruary 28, 1953 ~ July 7, 2017 (age 64)
Nelson Lee Heckman, 64, of Greensburg, died Friday, July 7, 2017. He was born Feb. 28, 1953, in McKeesport, a son of the late George Heckman and Henrietta Kohl Heckman. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his loving wife, Linda (Galata) Heckman, in 2008; and three brothers, George Heckman Jr., Albert Heckman and James Heckman Sr. He is survived by two sisters, Julia Clark, of Greensburg, and Susie, and her husband, Ernie, Gurki of Irwin; a sister-in-law, Cathy Heckman, of Jeannette; and nieces, nephews and cousins. The family would like to thank Transitions Health Care and Select Specialty for their care of Nelson; his sister-in-law, Nancy Boehm- Hamilton, and her husband, Dan Hamilton; Susan, and her husband, Joe, Marotta, and all the friends and family dear to him. Also a special heartfelt thank-you to Nancy and her family for being there for Nelson. Relatives and friends are invited to celebrate the life of Nelson from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday in the CLEMENT L. PANTALONE FUNERAL HOME, INC. 409 W. Pittsburgh St., Greensburg, PA 15601, (724) 837-0020. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 11, 2017, in the funeral home, with the Rev. Brian B. Chaffee officiating. Interment will follow in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park , North Huntingdon. Nelson's family has entrusted his care to the Pantalone Funeral Home Inc., Greensburg. To share your memories and photos, offer your condolences, or for directions, please visit us at www.pantalone.com, Natale N. Pantalone, supervisor.