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Louise L. Heumann of Du Quoin

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    Louise Heumann

updated: 6/2/2021 5:06 PM

Louise L. Heumann, 92, of Du Quoin, passed away at 5:30 a.m. on Monday, May 24, 2021 at the Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.

Louise was a homemaker. She was of the Catholic faith. Louise was a member of Perry County Gold Plate.

She was born March 15, 1929 at Du Quoin, Illinois, the daughter of Frank and Clara (Morgan) Buerkle.

She married Howard Walter "Cotton" Heumann on Dec. 27, 1948 at Du Quoin, and he preceded her in death on Dec. 6, 2016.

She is survived by one daughter, Debbie (Ronnie) Rudloff of Du Quoin; one son, Alan (Barbara) Heumann of Du Quoin; five grandchildren, Jason Heumann, Dale (Cindy) Rudloff, Danny (Julie) Rudloff, James (Lori) Denny and Lori and David (Michelle) Denny; three great-grandchildren, Courtney (Dylan) Kirkman, Ryan (Amy) Rudloff and Jessi Rudloff; one great-great-grandchild, Maryn Louise Kirkman; six step-great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one brother, Bob Buerkle.

Graveside services will begin at 10 a.m. on Friday, June 11, 2021 at the Sunset Memorial Park in Du Quoin with the Rev. Lon McPherson officiating.

Friends are invited to make memorials to the Perry County Humane Society, which will be accepted at the funeral home.

Searby Funeral Home in Du Quoin is in charge of arrangements.