Gudrun Emma Holstein, 74, a resident of Arnheim passed away Wednesday morning August 29, 2018, following a short illness.
She was born on August 24, 1944, in Esslingten, Germany, a daughter of the late Johann and Hilda (Balz) Heilig.
Following graduation from Herderschule School Gudrun had worked in a factory before moving to make her home in the United State, first in North Carolina and then Massachusetts. She then returned to Germany before making her home in Arnheim for the past five years with her sister.
Preceding her in death were her parents, her son George and sisters, Irene, Brigitte and Ursela; and her brother-in-law: Rudy Mattson
Her sons: Frank (Veronica) Heilig of Germany
Patrick (Satya) Heilig of Florida
Her granddaughter and 4 great grandchildren
Her sisters: Rosemarie Mattson of Arnheim
Brunhilde Woolsey of Germany
Her brother: Wilfred (Ursela) Heilig of Germany
Several nieces, nephews and cousins
To view Emma’s obituary or to send condolences to the family please visit www.memorialchapel.net.
The Memorial Chapel & Plowe Funeral Homes of Chassell are assisting the family with the arrangements.