Published DateMEREDITH — William Conrad Heffron, 64, of Meredith, formerly of Spotswood, NJ, passed away on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 surrounded by his family. He was a devoted husband, a beloved father and grandfather. He was born to the late Conrad and Marjorie (Lettau) Heffron on January 15, 1949 in New Brunswick, NJ and was raised in Spotswood, NJ.
He was a union carpenter with Local #1006 for thirty-five years before retiring. He was a skilled carpenter who had built many homes in the Monroe Township, NJ area. William was an active member of Saint Peter's Episcopal Church where he served as Junior Warden before he and his wife Mary retired to New Hampshire.
He was predeceased by his father, Conrad; his mother, Marjorie, and his brother, James, a Vietnam casualty.
William is survived by his beloved wife of 44 years, Mary (Cathcart) Heffron; his two sons, William Heffron, Jr., James Heffron and his wife Elizabeth; his daughter, Caroline Snyder and her husband Jonathon; five grandchildren, Victoria, Ella, Keegan, Aidan, and Lillian; his sister, Evelyn Tornquist; and many nieces and nephews.
A Memorial service was held at his family church in New Jersey on Friday, February 15, 2013. Interment will be held in the spring at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in William's name to St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 505 Main Street Spotswood, NJ 08884
Mayhew Funeral Homes & Crematorium of Meredith and Plymouth have assisted with the cremation. For William's Book of Memories: www.mayhewfuneralhomes.com