Shirley Heffner

Obituary of Shirley A. Heffner

Shirley A. (McCarty) Heffner, 72, of Pottstown, PA, passed away on April 20, 2021, at Pottstown Hospital – Tower Health. She was the wife of the late Barry L. Heffner Sr., who passed in 2011.

Born in Pottstown, PA, on October 2, 1948, Shirley was the daughter of the late George and Elaine (Kriser) McCarty.

She is lovingly remembered by her sons, Nevin Heffner, husband of Kelley, and Barry Heffner Jr.; her companion, Dave Henry; her grandchildren, Lee M. Heffner, Justine Heffner, Jamie Heffner, and LeeAnn Carter; and three great-grandchildren.

Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. 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