January 6, 1932 – March 13, 2012
It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Balzer Clemens Heisler on March 13, 2012 at the age of 80. Balzer will be missed by Doris Dersch; his children Don (Yvonne), Roger (BJ), Ellen (Billy), Barb (Lorn), Kathy (Walter); as well as his fourteen grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; Bobby (Murray) and Jo-Ann (Kevin) along with their children and grandchildren. Balzer is survived by his two sisters, Marjorie and Phyllis as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his granddaughter, Crystal and his grandson, Shane. A graveside service was held at West Haven Cemetery, Rimbey, Alberta, located west of Rimbey, on Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. A tea followed at St. Margaret’s Catholic Church, 5509 50 Street, Rimbey, Alberta. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made in Balzer’s name to the Heart & Stroke Foundation 202 – 5913 50 Avenue Red Deer, Alberta T4N 4C4.