Herbert Heffner, 88, of Bloomington, died Monday, July 1, at Orchard Manor Nursing Home, rural Lancaster.
Herb was born on February 20, 1925 in Crawford County, to Herbert and Leta (Gibbings) Heffner.
Herb married Marie Johnson on February 20, 1946 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Boscobel. He worked as a mechanic nearly all his life, first as an auto mechanic, then later as a tractor mechanic for International Harvester in Prairie du Chien. He did try farming for a short time, but that wasn’t for him. His true calling in life was being a mechanic.