Polly L. Heel

OBIT ISL-HeelHENRIETTA, N.Y. — Polly L. Heel, 82, of Henrietta, N.Y., passed away of cancer on Aug. 22, 2015, at the Teresa House in Geneseo, N.Y.

She was born in Watertown, N.Y., Oct. 19, 1932, to the late Patrick Gubert and late Virginia Grey. She met and married the late Harvey M. Heel of Windham, Maine, in Watertown and they relocated to Northeast Harbor, where she remained until the death of Harvey in 2012.

Polly was a loving wife and mother who is survived by her daughter, Paula Heel Runsick and spouse David of Albuquerque, N.M.; sons Matthew Heel and wife, Susan, of Mount Desert, Maine; and Michael Heel and wife, Brandi, of Livonia, N.Y. Grandchildren: Pamela Runsick-Folmar and spouse Scott of Winter Springs, Fla., Christopher Heel of Mount Desert and Helena Heel of Livonia, N.Y.

Funeral services were held on Sept. 10 at 11 a.m. at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 133 Pleasant St. in Portland, Maine. Interment followed at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Westbrook, Maine.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations are made to Teresa House, 21 Highland Rd., Geneseo, N.Y. Teresa House is a nonprofit hospice care home.


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