Margarete Ilse (Petzoldt) Heitz, age 89, of Joplin, Missouri, passed away March 22, 2017, at her home. Margarete was born February 29, 1928, to Paul and Margarete Petzoldt in Truen, Germany.
She married Bob Heitz April 5, 1956, in Burblingen, Germany. They enjoyed a military life together until settling in Oklahoma. They moved to Missouri in 1996.
They were blessed with one daughter, one granddaughter, and one great-granddaughter.
Margarete’s life was her family and friends.
We will miss you terribly, but you will never be gone from our hearts. We love you.