Sandra Adele Heimbach

Sandra Adele (Yerger) Heimbach, 82, of Gilbertsville, PA, passed away on September 28, 2020, at Keystone Villa at Douglassville. She was the wife of Elmer Thomas Heimbach, with whom she shared 64 years of marriage. 

Born in Pottstown, PA, on May 28, 1938, Sandra was the daughter of the late Gerald and Catherine (Guldin) Yerger.

Sandra worked as a bank teller at National Bank of Boyertown, a childcare worker for Little People, and a bookkeeper for Pottstown CDE. She enjoyed knitting and crocheting, attending craft shows, visiting her shore house in Stone Harbor, NJ, and spending time with her family.

In addition to her husband, she is lovingly remembered by her son, Brian T. Heimbach, husband of Linda, Boyertown, PA; her daughter, Cynthia L. Heimbach, Christiana, PA; her sister, Kay McAllister, Pottstown, PA; her grandsons, Corey and Eric (wife Charity); and her great-grandson, Gabriel.

In addition to her parents, Sandra is predeceased by her infant daughter, Sandra Larue Heimbach; her sister, Donna McCarthy; and her brother, Gerald Yerger, Jr.

A graveside service will take place on Friday, October 2, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. at Highland Memorial Park, 701 Farmington Ave., Pottstown, PA 19464.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Sandra’s memory to Color a Smile at

Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at