November 14, 1985 ~ January 11, 2022

Born in: Beech Grove, IN
Resided in: Beech Grove, IN

Mary Beth Heisserer, age 36, of Beech Grove, IN died on Tuesday, January 11, 2022.  She was born on November 14, 1985 to Albert and Cora (Reeves) Shields.

An avid animal lover she was known to rescue several cats every year.  She attended The Creek Church and for many years managed a Shell convenience store.

She leaves behind her daughter, Elizabeth Heisserer; parents, Albert and Cora Shields; brothers, Albert Shields, Jr. and Nyal (Hannah) Shields and sister, Debra (Jamie) Hacker; her beloved dog, Reese.  She was preceded in death by her fraternal grandparents, Nora and Nyal Reeves and maternal grandparents, Charles and Elizabeth Shields; and her dog, Biscuit.

Visitation will be held on Monday, January 17, 2022 from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services – Lawrence.  In lieu of flowers the family requests donations in Mary Beth’s memory to F.A.C.E. Animal Clinic.  Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.


Visitation: January 17, 2022 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Legacy - Lawrence
5215 N Shadeland Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46226

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The family greatly appreciates donations made to these charities in Mary Beth Heisserer's name.

FACE Animal Clinic

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  1. May each of you find courage to face tomorrow as you rest in the knowledge that we truly care about each of your needs and that we will be here to walk beside you in your journey of grief.

    Eddie Beagles and the staff of Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services

  2. Cora and family,
    I’m so sorry for your loss and pain. There are no words that can comfort or convey any sense for this hurt in your heart. I hope your loving memories will help you through this. Hold on to each other and share your memories.

  3. So sorry to hear about the loss of your daughter sending thoughts and prayers to you and your family

  4. We are heart broken over Mary’s death. She left behind a beautiful legacy in Elizabeth. Our prayers are with all of you.

  5. Cora, Albert, Nyal and family,
    I am sorry I could not be with you today as you said goodbye to Mary, but you have been in my thoughts and prayers since I heard. My heart breaks for all of you! May your memories and faith bring you peace. I will always remember Mary for her smile, spunk and sweet sass! I know how much she was loved!
    Much love!
    Donna Hall

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