James W. Heimsoth obituary photo
In Memory of

James W. Heimsoth

March 6, 1936 - May 14, 2017


James W. Heimsoth, 81, passed away May 14, 2017 in Deland, Florida. He was born March 6, 1936 in Bronx, New York to William D. Heimsoth and Ethel C. Travis.

He was a jack of all trades: carpenter, mechanic, truck driver and fishing guide, among his many accomplishments.

He was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his children Randy Heimsoth, Susan Leroux and Karen Heimsoth-Miles; his grandchildren Adam Leroux, Megan Heimsoth, Ben Heimsoth and Alex Heimsoth; and great grandchildren Payton and River; and his beloved pet companions Althea and Maggie.