Surviving are three sons, Ron Heil and Roger Heil both of McLeansboro and Howard Heil of Downers Grove, IL; seven daughters, Juanita Harrison of Gainsville, FL, Charlene Thomas of Arvada, CO, Joyce Corrigan of Anna, IL, Mary Netzley of Terre Haute, IN, Nancy Heil-Schaffner of Carbondale, IL, Sandy Farmer of Springfield, IL, and Sharon Heil-Liss of Chicago, IL; two sisters, Lorene Zachman of Decatur, IL and Lucille Herzing of Mt. Vernon, IL; 19 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Gertrude Heil will be at 9 a.m. Tuesday, June 11 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Piopolis. Burial will be in St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery at Piopolis.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Monday, June 10 at the Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro, with a Rosary Service at 7 p.m.