Betty Jean Heiden
April 8, 1940- Feb. 6, 2012
PLYMOUTH — Betty Jean (Wilson) Heiden, 71, passed away in Miller’s Merry Manor in Plymouth, at 3:55 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6, 2012.
Born in Plymouth April 8, 1940, Betty was the daughter of Donald S. and Mary C. (Richard) Splix.
A lifetime Plymouth resident, she was raised in the Roman Catholic faith and graduated from Plymouth High School.
Betty was first married to William D. Wilson. She then married Carl F. Heiden June 25, 1983 in Plymouth. Carl died Nov. 26, 1996.
Betty, a homemaker, was also a teacher’s aide at Washington School.
She enjoyed knitting and shopping and was a former member of Tri Kappa Sorority and Bunco group.
Betty is survived by three daughters. They are: Tamela J. (Douglas) Voreis, Farmington, Conn., Debra K. (Steven) Slemp, Plymouth, and Patricia A. Wilson-Noell (Oak) of Skillman, N.J.
Surviving grandchildren are: Nathaniel, Alex, and Elliott Voreis, Stephanie and Hilary Slemp and Hazen and Kyra Noell, together with a sister-in-law, Teresa Splix, Plymouth, and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her spouse, her parents, a brother, Stanton Splix, and nieces Sandra Splix and Peggy Splix Nelson.
Friends will be welcomed to share memories with the family in the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, 1100 N. Michigan St., Plymouth, Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012, from 4 to 7 p.m.
Funeral services for Betty will be Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. William Kummer, pastor of St. Michael Church will officiate.
Memorial contributions in Betty’s memory may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Foundation
Messages for the family may be sent through the funeral home’s website: www.johnson-danielson.com .