"Dirty Boy", age 27 of Westville, IN, passed away on June 17, 2020.
He was born on July
7, 1992, to Michael and Debra Heffron (nee Smith) in Munster, IN.
Aaron grew up in
Chesterton, IN. He was a graduate of Chesterton High School. He went to Ivy
Tech Vocational School for welding in the afternoons. Aaron went on to
complete the apprenticeship program for Iron Workers Local 395 and steadily
worked for them.
Aaron is survived
by his father and mother; two brothers, Michael (Cindy) Heffron and
Christopher (Heather) Heffron; niece Emma Heffron; nephew, Stephen Heffron;
grandmother, Betty Smith; several aunts, uncles and cousins and his
girlfriend Christine Jackson. He also leaves behind friends, Scott Fritz,
Mark and Heather Hutnick, Tyler Naillieux, John Hood and too many more to
mention. He loved them all like family.
He was preceded in
death by his childhood friend Jacob Pinkham.
Aaron would light
any room he walked into and loved to live life to the fullest. He was crazy
about his two dogs Mia and Athena. He was a wonderful friend who always
would lend a helping hand. Aaron loved his career and was proud to be an
iron worker. Aaron had a great love for the outdoors. He always was happiest
Visitation will be
held Thursday, June 25, 2020, from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., with a Sharing of
Memories at 7:00 p.m., at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway,
Chesterton, IN 46304.
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