Duane Heck

Duane Heck

Duane Heck, 76, of Cumberland, passed away Friday, Nov.1, 2013. He was born June 11, 1937, in Hancock County, Ohio, the son of Wendell and Verda (Rader) Heck.

Duane married Grace M. (Schreiber) Heck, May 2, 1987, in Indianapolis. He owned and operated Serendipity Laundromat in Indianapolis and was also a traveling salesman for many years.

He is survived by his wife, Grace Heck of Cumberland; son, Kent Heck of Houston, Texas; daughter, Julie Wellstead of Toledo, Ohio; brother, Ronald Heck of Findlay, Ohio; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Wendell and Verda Heck.

Visitation will be from 6 – 8 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140.  There will be additional calling hours from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, at the mortuary, with the funeral service immediately following at 2 p.m. Reverend Richard Brendan will be officiating.

Friends may share a memory or send a condolence at www.erleweinmortuary.com or email condolences to sympathy@erleweinmortuary.com.