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Frankie Carl Heinzmann of Universal City, Texas joined his Heavenly Father Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 68 years of age. Frankie was born in Breese, Illinois on September 25, 1949 son of Carl and Helen Cherry Heinzmann of Carlyle, Illinois. He married Terisa Darlene Reichart August 29, 1970 in Sevierville, Tennessee at Eusebia Presbyterian Church.
Frankie earned his Bachelors from Eastern Illinois University and Masters from University of Illinois. Frankie worked as a Federal Civilian Employee at Chanute AFB and Randolph AFB for 34 years and retired 2006 to enjoy family and friends, gardening, working with computers and genealogy, singing in church choir, practicing at the shooting range, and volunteering as a Tax-Aide. Frankie was a serving elder of Holy Trinity Presbyterian Church, Past Master of Paxton Masonic Lodge #416, member of Randolph Lodge #1268, A.F. & A.M., Past Worthy Patron of Schertz Chapter #911 Order of the Eastern Star, member of Mohammed Shriners, Scottish Rite of Danville, Illinois, and Mt. Olivet Commandery No.38 Knights Templar of Paxton, Illinois.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 47 years Terisa Darlene Heinzmann; Devoted Children: Carl and wife Leslie Heinzmann of New Braunfels, Texas; Amanda and husband Chris Iacovino of San Antonio, Texas; Kenneth and wife Theresa Heinzmann of San Antonio, Texas; Sister: Phyllis Ann Johnson of Ridgewood, New Jersey; Grandchildren: Amanda and husband Joshua, Magen and husband Mark, Brandon, Natalie, and future grandson; Great Grandchildren; Willow, William, Paige, Elora, Frankie, and Luke.
Visitation for Family and Friends will be held at Schertz Funeral Home Monday, December 04 from 6-9 pm with Eastern Star and Masonic ceremonies at 7pm. Celebration of Life Ceremony will be held at Holy Trinity Presbyterian Church Tuesday, December 05 at 11:30 am with Rev. Dr. Richard Kreutzer officiating. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. Reception will follow interment at Holy Trinity Presbyterian Church.

In honor of Frankies memory donations may be made to Shriner's Hospitals for Children at donate.lovetotherescue.org, or to the charity of the donor's choice. Expressions of sympathy and sharing of memories can be made at schertzfuneralhome.com.
Published on December 1, 2017
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