Harold Heyland

Harold "Neil" Heyland

Sunday, January 14th, 1940 - Sunday, November 24th, 2019
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Harold “Neil” Heyland passed away November 24, 2019 at home in Kennebunk surrounded by his loving family. He was born January 14, 1940 in Malden, MA to Harold J. and Virginia “Jean” (O’Leary) Heyland.

Following his graduation from Saugus High School, Neil received an Associate’s Degree from North Shore Community College. He served our country as a member of the U.S. Naval Air Reserves. He worked at Polaroid as an Engineer for 28 years. He married his high school sweetheart, Valarie Lopez.

Neil was a hobby enthusiast. He enjoyed trains, gardening, and cars, especially Mustangs. He was very patriotic and especially loved spending time with his family.

Neil is survived by his wife of 56 years, Valarie Heyland; 5 children, Neil Heyland, Erik Heyland, Krista Wesley, Jonathan Heyland, and Scott Heyland; sister, Joan Katis; 14 grandchildren; and sister and brother in law, Joanne and Larry McGovern.

Visitation will be held from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM followed by a funeral service at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at Bibber Memorial Chapel, 67 Summer St., Kennebunk. Interment will take place at Evergreen Cemetery in Kennebunk.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, November 27th, 2019 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Wednesday, November 27th, 2019 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Bibber Memorial Chapel-Kennebunk
    67 Summer Street
    KENNEBUNK, ME 04043
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Wednesday, November 27th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Wednesday, November 27th, 2019 1:00pm
    Bibber Memorial Chapel-Kennebunk
    67 Summer Street
    KENNEBUNK, ME 04043
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Fr. Fred Morse
  • Interment

    Evergreen Cemetery - Kennebunk
    Port Road
    KENNEBUNK, ME 04043
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Joe & Alison Brangiforte and Family

Posted at 09:18am
Thinking of all of you during this difficult time. Sending our love ❤️.
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Joanne Katis

Posted at 09:20pm
Dear Aunt Valerie and kids - Jayme, Chuck(ie) and I were so very sad to hear of the loss of Uncle Neil. We treasure the memories we made with you in Kennebunk and at your old homestead on Jones Drive. We send our love and prayers.

Susan Katis

Posted at 07:14pm
To the Heyland family; I was so sad to hear of his passing. He was a wonderful man. I loved him very much. Please know you are all in my prayers.

Roberta Pesce

Posted at 09:20am
Dear Valerie and family so sorry to hear of Neil's passing. He is at peace his suffering is over we are left to carry on missing his smile and kind words for all. Remember those good times with little ones running wild in the kitchen and backyard on Pearson St. The Michigan Rummy games in the same kitchen always warm and welcoming. God be with you in your time of sorrow. Eddie & Robbie

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