Hancock County Courier
Oct. 1, 2009
Roderick D. Heddle, 71, of Neptune Ave., Chester and formerly of Florida, passed away on Thursday, September 24, 2009 at East Liverpool City Hospital following a sudden illness.
He was born August 22, 1938, in Providence, RI, a son of the late David and Madeline Green Heddle.
A true entrepreneur in every sense of the word, Rod had owned and operated several different businesses. He was a thirty second degree Mason, a Shriner and a veteran of the U. S. Air Force.
He is survived by his wife, Joan L. Heddle, at home; three daughters, Sharon and Tracey Heddle of Connecticut, and Linda Beth Heddle of Florida; three stepdaughters, Sharyn Vinci of Chester, Linda Lee Vinci and Michelle Pelletier and husband Wayne of Florida; two stepsons, John Vinci and wife Sharon Nusser-Vinci of Georgetown and Mike Vinci and wife Stephany of East Liverpool; a sister Marion Whippie and husband Dick of New Hampshire; 14 grandchildren, John Vinci III, Nichole, Josh and Paiten Vinci, Tasha Bradford-Hall, Renee, Amber, and Ashley Pelletier, Kace Shmigal, Eric and Becky Herb, Tiffeny Heddle, Mark and Josh Fuller, and Lauren and Jarred Linville.
Private family services are planned at the Arner Funeral Chapel.