Lucille Leone Gwilt Heintz, age 82 of Ellsworth, passed away March 16, 2018 at the Brotoloc – Parkside Residence. Lucille was born April 9, 1935 in Plum City, WI to Otto Ingli and Laurina (Glines) Homes. Lucille was a devoted Christian, and strong in her faith. In her quiet time, she enjoyed the peacefulness of coloring.
Lucille is survived by her children: Nancy Oberlander, Mike Rustad, Patty Gwilt, Kim Rustad, Anna Hoey, and Tom Knutson; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; half- siblings: Shirley Voth, Iris Nelson, Mary Elizabeth, and Philip Kloph. She was preceded in death by her husband, Doug Heintz; sons, David and William Gwilt; brothers, Orvin and Eugene Ingli; half-sister, Catherine Jeske; and her parents.
A Memorial Service for Lucille will be held 1:00 PM Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the O’Connell-Benedict Family Funeral Home, 130 N. Grant St., Ellsworth. Private interment will take place at a later date. Services are entrusted to the O’Connell-Benedict Family Funeral Home of Ellsworth, WI. (715) 273-4421