THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Amy R. Heder
Issue Date: August 9, 2017
Amy Rose Heder, 45, passed away Thursday, Aug. 3, 2017 at her home in Green Bay.
Born and baptized on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 25, 1971 at St. Joseph Hospital in Milwaukee, her parents were William and Mary (Brickner) Heder. She completed her education at St. Coletta School in Jefferson.
She brought love and delight into the lives of many, was observant and had great long-term memory. "Turkey" was her term for those she especially liked. She often posed a "Question," followed by saying she was "making a mistake!" She enjoyed helping others, swinging Holly, petting her puppy Tiki, charting, taking photos, making phone calls, watching game shows, especially Jeopardy and Wheel of Fortune and drinking coffee.
She is survived by a great-aunt, Theresa Devroy, Mountain; maternal uncles and aunts, John and Janet Brickner, Auburndale, Sister Sally Ann Brickner, Green Bay who was her guardian since 2008, Mark and Judy Brickner, Winder, Ga., Patricia and Marcus Sanders, Rio Rancho, N.M., Stephen and Ellen Brickner, Suring and Lawrence and Gail Brickner, Muskego; many cousins, housemates and caregivers at Bufflehead Home.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary; maternal grandparents, Marcellus and Evelyn Brickner; a great uncle, Richard Devroy; aunts, Barbara (Tony) Czech and Norma Brickner and uncle, Michael Brickner, who was her guardian from 1991-2008.
Visitation was held at St. Matthew Church in Green Bay on Monday, Aug. 7 from 9:30 a.m. until time of a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Rev. Bob Kabat officiated followed by burial in St. Wenceslaus Cemetery in Klondike.