Alice Heck


Alice Heck, 84 of Taylorsville died at 8:47 am Saturday November 26th at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility with family nearby.

Mrs. Heck was a home maker, and was known for her amazing cake making skills. She loved to crochet, do puzzles, watch her favorite Hallmark movies, game shows, Golden Girls and Andy Griffith. She enjoyed her yearly Christmas shopping trips with her daughters as well. She loved helping to raise her grandchildren too. She was a loving wife to her husband of 63 years, an amazing mother of 4 children, and the best Grandma and Great- Grandma to have.

Born in Bartholomew County February 23rd, 1938 Mrs. Heck was of a triplet of Dewey and Eliza Ann Cook Swift. She married Allen Heck February 15th, 1959 and he survives.

Other survivors include her children; Jennifer (the late Steve Gates) Gates of Columbus, Sandy (Junior) Wall of Columbus, Lisa Heck of Taylorsville, and Brian (Rhonda) Heck of Franklin sister; Anna May Couch of Brownstown, Indiana Grandchildren; Stephanie Gates of Columbus, David (Bobbi) Gates of Columbus, Jessica (Skyler) Morrow of Flat Rock, Heather Heck of Columbus, Megan (Nick) Freeman of Kitts Hill, Ohio, Justin (Faith) Heck of Columbus and Cory Heck of Columbus Great Grandchildren; Kaydence Gates, Wyatt Heck, Steven Gates, Mason Morrow, Alexis Freeman, Easton Gates, Gage Heck, Ryder Morrow and Kinsley Freeman Niece; Brenda Setser Grandnephew; Jeffery Tilson.

The funeral for Mrs. Heck will be Friday at 1:30 pm at Norman Funeral Home in Hope with Pastor Gorden Tilley officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 11:00 am to service time at the funeral home. Burial will be at Flat Rock Baptist Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be donated to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, 2626 E. 17th St., Columbus, IN 47201.

Mrs. Heck was preceded in death by her parents; sisters Gladys Marie Swift and Carolyn June Swift; a Great Grandchild Axel Colt Heck.