Richard “Dick” J. Heil Sr.

October 31, 1934 - April 11, 2022

Richard (Dick) J Heil Sr. died April 11, 2022, in Nashville, TN. Dick was born in Cleveland, Ohio on October 31, 1934, to Eugene and Mary Heil. On April 11, 1959, he married Eileen Kuhlman, who proceeded him in death.

Until his retirement, Dick was a businessperson. He operatedHeil Windermere Moving and Storage, a Cleveland-area business that his grandfather started in 1900 as Heil Express. Dick also invested in real estate and owned a farm, raising cattle and horses. With his son’s help, he built the family home in Aurora, Ohio. Dick spent his retirement in Hilton Head, SC and Nashville, TN. Dick earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Dayton, where he met his wife.

Dick is survived by his three children: Richard J Heil Jr (Andrea), Park City UT; Elizabeth F Antognoli (Andrew), Nashville, TN; and Maryann Heil (William R), Seattle, WA; by his two grandchildren, Joel Antognoli (Jennifer) and Jordan Antognoli; by his two brothers, Gary Heil (Cindy), and Eugene Heil (Candis); and by one sister, Marilyn Fitgerald
(Tom). A sister, Susan, preceded him in death.

Please join the Heil family for a celebration of life held at 11:00am on May 20, 2022, at St. Philomena Catholic Church, 13824 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44112.