Heinz R. Benz, Sr.

Published 4:04 pm Thursday, July 17, 2014

Heinz R. Benz, Sr., 76, of Birmingham, passed away July 16.

He was born Dec. 31, 1937, in Germany, the son of the late Adam Benz.

He was a salesman.

Surviving are his wife, Joan Benz of Birmingham; sons, Roland (Melissa) Benz of Warrior, James (Leigh) Benz of Clanton; daughter, Melody Veazey of Birmingham and six grandchildren.

Friends will be received from 5-7 p.m., Friday, July 18, at Martin Funeral Home Chapel.

Graveside services will be held Saturday, July 19, at 11 a.m. at Forest Crest Cemetery, Birmingham with the Rev. Jim Shannon officiating.

Martin Funeral Home directing.

You may leave online condolences on the guest registry for the family at www.martinfuneralhomeinc.com.