Brendan Smith Heintz, 76, a longtime Oak Park resident, died on April 3, 2012 in Tampa, Fla. Born on Dec. 2, 1935, he was a Fenwick graduate and received his B.A. from Loras College and an M.A. from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University. Until his retirement, Mr. Heintz was a commercial loan officer for more than 40 years at the National Boulevard Bank in the Wrigley Building in Chicago.
Brendan Heintz is survived by his wife, Anne Carney; his children, Brendan J., Ann Margaret (Glenn) Bowie, Maureen (Walter) Katoll, James (Patti), and Kathleen (Dave) Miller; his siblings, Mary Kay (Tom) Lynch, Daniel (Virginia), and Roseann Forschner; his grandchildren, Daniel, Patrick and Deidre Bowie, Kaylie and Rachel Katoll, Jimmy and Christopher Heintz, and Elizabeth and Jack Miller; and his nieces, nephews, cousins, and many close friends.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Kathleen (nee Sloan), who was raised in the Austin area; his parents, Daniel J. and Rose S. Heintz; and his brother-in-law, Len Forschner.
A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, April 11 at St. Catherine-St. Lucy Church in Oak Park, followed by interment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Arrangements were handled by Williams-Kampp Funeral Home in Wheaton.