Obituary: Donald E. Heibeck Sr., 85, of Georgetown

Donald E. Heibeck Sr., age 85, of Georgetown, CT, passed away Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Danbury Hospital after a brief illness.

Donald was born January 27, 1932 and was the son of the late George and Katherine Heibeck. He leaves behind a brother, George Heibeck of Georgetown and was predeceased by his sisters, Helen Dlugo and Anna Heibeck.

Donald was a self-employed businessman and was a lifelong resident of Georgetown. Donald was a U.S Army veteran serving from 1956-1958.

He was a member of the Georgetown Fire Department for over 60 years and during that span, served as chief for 7 years as well as the fire commissioner for the fire district.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Hazel, and their three sons, Donald Jr. and his wife Catherine, William and his wife Susan, and Frederick. His son John predeceased him in 1996. He also leaves behind his three grandchildren, Kyle, Morgan, and Devon Heibeck who were the joys of his life, along with many nieces and nephews.

Friends may greet the family on Saturday, January 20, 2018 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Bouton Funeral Home, 31 W. Church St., Georgetown. The burial and funeral will be private.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Georgetown Fire Department, P.O. Box 544 Georgetown, CT 06829.

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