William D. Heckman, 75
William D. Heckman, 75, of Allegan died Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at his home. Mr. Heckman was born June 26, 1940, the son of William and Ruth (Hending) Heckman.
Bill graduated from Allegan High School and was a building contractor in the Allegan area for more than 50 years. He was on the Allegan Fire Department for 28 years and was a huge NASCAR fan.
Surviving are his wife Sharon; three children, Boyd Heckman and Mary Schenk, Camie and John Visuri, and Robb Heckman; five grandchildren, Nichole, Matthew, Curtis, Ashley and Jordan; five great-grandchildren, Madelyn, Tariyn, Chase, Gage and Sophie; his brother, Dan and Mary Jo Heckman; two sisters, Sally and Ted McLaughlin and Sandy Farrer; and many nieces and nephews.
Bill was preceded in death by his two brothers, Bob and Fred.
Friends may meet with the family for food and fellowship on Sunday, Aug. 9, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Lynx Golf Course. Private interment will be at Hudson Corners Cemetery, Allegan Township.
Memorials may be made to the Allegan Fire Department.
Arrangements are being provided by Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel, www.gordenfuneral.com.