ROXANNE (BRUBAKER) HEITKAMP, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013. Born July 14, 1959, she was raised by her parents, Patricia “Patti” and William Brubaker. Roxanne was a graduate of Austintown Fitch High School, class of 1977. Roxanne recently graduated from Ivy Tech in 2009 with a certification in medical coding. Roxanne was a wonderful wife to Dave Heitkamp and an amazing mother to both of her sons, Therrin and Reece Eber. “Roxanne brought light and laughter to everyone she met and will be greatly missed.” Roxanne leaves behind her husband, Dave Heitkamp of New Haven; sons, Therrin Eber and Reece Eber; a brother, Paul Brubaker of McLean, Va.; two nephews, Jackson and Gavin Brubaker; and several close relatives in the Lomax, Sulka, and Barry families. She was preceded in death by her father and mother, William and Patricia Brubaker; and her cousin, Pam Sulka. A memorial reception for friends and family is from 3 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at the Heitkamp residence in New Haven. No calling. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests making a donation to HOPE for Animals in Fort Wayne.

POSTED: 09/08/13 at 9:31 am. FILED UNDER: Obits