Heinz Hempel
Heinz Hempel

Obituary of Heinz Hempel

Hilmar Heinz Hempel, of West Nyack, NY,  Passed away on  Saturday, July 27, 2019 at Villa Marie Clare of Saddle River, NJ at the age of 82. Heinz was born in Zeitz, East Germany on  August 26, 1936 to  the late Alfred and Margurite (Ott) Hempel.On July 2, 1966 he married the love of his life, Dorothy Babcock in St. Pauls’ Episcopal Church in Spring Valley, NY.


Heinz was a Supervisor/Foreman employed by Chromalloy in Orangeburg, NY  for over 21 years.   He liked to play soccer and was in the Spring Valley which became the Clarkstown Soccer League. Heinz also loved to Cook, especially for Thanksgiving and Christmas.


Heinz is survived by his loving wife, Dorothy,  his devoted daughters, Heidi Fernandez and her husband Antonio and Sandy DiPadova and her husband Anthony, his cherished grandson, Andrew Fernandez and his sister, Hanna Lore Ossipov.  He will especially missed by his dog, Sparky.                      

He was predeceased by his parents, his two grandsons, Anthony & Robert DiPadova, his brother, Horst and brother-in-law, Victor.


Visiting hours will be held on Thursday August 1, 2019 from 6 to 9 pm at the Joseph W. Sorce F. H. Inc. 728 West Nyack Rd. West Nyack, NY 10994 (845) 358-4433 www.sorcefuneralhome.com


In Lieu of Flowers, donations maybe made in Heinz’s name to the Villa Marie Clare 12 W. Saddle River Rd. Saddle River, NJ 07458 (201) 783-8870




6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday, August 1, 2019
Joseph W Sorce Funeral Home Inc
728 West Nyack Road
West Nyack, New York, United States
(845) 358-4433

In Lieu of Flowers, Donations may be made in Heinz's name to:

Villa Marie Clare 12 W. Saddle River Rd. Saddle River, NJ 07458 (201) 783-8870
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