Michael James Heffernan
by Jessica Loeding
Dec 02, 2012 | 1027 views | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Michael James Heffernan, 65, of Brisbaine Drive, Acworth, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012, at Tranquility House in Marietta.

Mr. Heffernan was born Aug. 20, 1947, in Brooklyn, N.Y., son of Marion Thomas Heffernan and the late Nathaniel Heffernan. He was a U.S. Navy veteran with over 41 years service and was retired from Digital Equipment Corporation as an IT engineer. Survivors include his wife, Patricia VanWagenen of Acworth; children, Daniel Heffernan of Canton, and Adam Heffernan of Monroe; grandchildren, Joshua, Lucas and Jackson; stepdaughter, Laurie Johansen of Port Jefferson, N.Y.; stepgrandchildren, Paige Johansen of Centereach, N.Y., Cassandra Johansen and Erik Johansen, both of Port Jefferson, N.Y.; his mother, Marion Heffernan of Amityville, N.Y.; brother, Wayne Heffernan of Massapequa, N.Y., also survives.

Funeral services will be conducted Sunday afternoon, Dec. 2, at 4 p.m. in the Owen Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Sarasota National Cemetery, Sarasota, Fla., at a later date.

The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 2 to 4 p.m. at Owen Funeral Home.

Please visit www.owenfunerals.com to leave condolences for the family.

Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Drive S.E., Cartersville, has charge of the funeral arrangements.