Jeffrey W. Heitger Sr.
Jeff, the fourth generation owner of Heitger Funeral Service, joined his father in the business in 1980. He graduated from Central Catholic High School in 1971 and the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science Cum Laude in 1979 where he received the Bowsher Award for Restorative Art.
He is a state licensed funeral director and embalmer.He and his wife Cathi have two sons, Tom and Daniel. He is past president of Massillon Kiwanis and a member of Massillon Rotary, Massillon Club, Massillon K of C 3rd Degree and 4th Degree, Sons of Herman Schiller Lodge 2, Massillon Elks Lodge BPO #441, Massillon Eagles Aerie #190 and St. Joseph Holy Name Society. He serves as vice-president of Jackson Township Lions Club and is a member of St. Mary and St. Joseph Catholic Churches.