Jean Ann Heistand, 82 of Bingham passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 5:30 a.m. at Greenville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Greenville, IL. She was born on April 1, 1936 in Hillsboro, IL the daughter of Jim and Mary (Cook) Bumgartner. She married Harry Heistand Jr. on January 27, 1958 in Springfield, IL and he preceded her in death in 2008. Jean worked as a homemaker and she helped her husband on the farm. She was a caregiver for her husband and she loved making crafts. Some of her crafts that she loved making were soaps, and her own cleaning supplies. She always had multiple projects going, she volunteered at Nokomis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, and did nails for many years. She was a member of Woodside Community Church and Woodside Ladies Aid.
She is survived by her children: Steve (Debbie) Heistand of Springfield, IL; Jackie (Randy) Goodman of Fillmore, IL; Marlene (Bobby) Wood and Harry James Heistand both of Vandalia, IL; Grandchildren: Billy (Megan) Goodman; Tim (Melissa) Goodman; Amanda McNutt; Nathan (Katherine) Hebenstreit; Tyler Heistand; Sarah Heistand; Rachel (Yuki) Tsunono; Amy Davis and ten Great-Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband, and her Sister: Phyllis Dodson.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 from 9:00-11:00 a.m. at Allen & Sutton Funeral Home in Fillmore, IL. Funeral service will follow the visitation starting at 11:00 a.m. at Allen & Sutton Funeral Home in Fillmore, IL with Rev. Tim Goodman officiating. Burial will be in Little Hickory Cemetery in Rural Fillmore, IL.
Memorials may be made to Little Hickory Cemetery C/O Allen & Sutton Funeral Home 327 N. Clay St. Taylorville, IL or Woodside Church 19358 7 Sisters Ave. Irving, IL 62051.
Allen & Sutton Funeral Home in Fillmore, IL is assisting the family with arrangements.