8.24.18 Issue

Eva Heisler, a long time resident of Omaha, passed away on July 24 at age 98 in Chicago, Illinois, where she resided for the last 14 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Louis Ben Heisler and siblings, Tony Kuznit and Ann Tilles.

She is survived by her three children: sons and daughters-in-law, Sidney and Sarah Heisler of West Bloomfield, MI and Norman and Alison Heisler of Overland Park, KS, and daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Howard Stein of Skokie, IL; nine grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.

She was the daughter of the late Nathan and Sonia Kuznit. Her father was the founder of the Pioneer Locksmith Company. During World War II, Eva was employed at the Glenn Martin Bomber Plant and worked on the Enola Gay. She worked in sales at the Nebraska Furniture Mart for many years.

Memorials may be made in her memory to a organization of your choice.