Rita Darnell Heitzer
Virginia Beach – Rita Darnell Heitzer, 65 died May 5, 2015. Mrs. Heitzer was born in South Carolina to the late R.E. and Cecile White Stone. She had worked as a hair dresser and her favorite hobbies were cooking, bingo, hunting and dancing. Mrs. Heitzer was predeceased by her husband, William E. Heitzer; siblings Olivia Rowland and husband Paul, and Randolph Stone.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, William “Billy” Heitzer, II and his wife Kelley, Nicole Brand-Sherman and her husband Ray, and Kimberlee Dawn Grice and her husband Joseph; grandchildren, Rachael Craven and her husband Will, Sarah Martin and her husband Eric, Hannah Brand, Abigail Brand, Cody Heitzer, Katelyn Heitzer, Cody Taylor, Courtney Heitzer, Scarlet Heitzer, and Matthew Heitzer; great grandchild, Colton Heitzer; siblings, Patricia Parris and her husband Hoyt, Gloria Higgins and her husband Jack, Raymond Stone and his wife Judy; Susan Heitzer-Stickland and many other loving family members.
A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at Albert G. Horton, Jr., Memorial Veteran’s Cemetery at 12:00 pm. Altmeyer Funeral Home, South Side Chapel is handling the arrangements.