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Nancy Edith (Shiner) Heilman

August 19, 1938 ~ April 5, 2023 (age 84) 84 Years Old

Nancy Edith (Shiner) Heilman Obituary

Nancy Edith (Shiner) Heilman, 84, of Ford City, died Wednesday, April 5, 2023, in the Butler Memorial Hospital.

She was born August 19, 1938, in Mercer, a daughter of the late Francis and Ruth (Palmer) Shiner.

Nancy was a member of the Appleby Manor Presbyterian Church, Ford City.

She formerly worked at Andy's Market, Ford City.

Surviving are her husband, William Tedroe Heilman of Ford City; her children: Terry (David) Smith of Kittanning, Holly (William) Riggle of Elderton, Tina Heilman of Templeton, Michael Heilman of Ford City, Amy (Chris) Milotte of Ford City, and William (Robin) Heilman of Ford City; sisters: Marlene Wyrik of Leechburg; a brother, Geoffrey Shiner of Georgia; 14 grandchildren; 34 great grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchild.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Lyle Shiner; two sisters, Judy Shiner and Patricia Lundgren; two grandchildren Stephen and Susan Heilman; and a great-grandchild Carson Elaine Shay.

Friends will be welcomed from 5-8 p.m., Tuesday, at Welch Funeral Service, LLC, 1032 Fourth Ave., Ford City, where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, with Rev. Marty Neal officiating.  Interment will follow in Lawn Haven Burial Estates, Worthington.  To share memories or condolences, please visit

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April 11, 2023

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Welch Funeral Service LLC (Ford City)

Funeral Service
April 12, 2023

11:00 AM
Welch Funeral Service LLC (Ford City)


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