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Yoko Heitmann

May 27, 1936 ~ January 15, 2018 (age 81)
Yoko Heitmann, 81, of Middletown, passed away on January 15, 2018 at home. She was born in Okinawa, Japan and settled in Middletown, NJ in 1972. She was a member of the Luther Memorial Church in Tinton Falls for many years. Yoko enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

She is predeceased by her parents and her beloved husband, Joseph H. Heitmann, Jr. in 2004. Surviving are her loving children Julie DeMarco and her husband Ed Villanueva, Joseph Heitmann and his wife Tammy, James Heitmann and his wife Kathleen, John Heitmann and his wife Yvonne, her 6 cherished grandchildren Jennifer, Elizabeth, John, Duff, Brigid and Jessica.

Visitation will be held at the John E. Day Funeral Home, 85 Riverside Avenue, Red Bank, NJ 07701 on Thursday January 18th, 2018 from 5-8 p.m. A Funeral Home Service will be held on Friday January 19th, 2018 at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at Crest Haven Memorial Park in Clifton. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be sent in Yoko’s memory to American Cancer Society, 2310 Route 34, Suite 1D, Manasquan, NJ 08736. Please visit Yoko’s memorial website available at

 Service Information

January 18, 2018

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
John E. Day Funeral Home
85 Riverside Avenue
Red Bank, NJ 07701

January 19, 2018

10:00 AM to TBD
John E. Day Funeral Home
85 Riverside Avenue
Red Bank, NJ 07701


Crest Haven Memorial Park

Clifton, NC

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