Barbara Ann Heis

Barbara Ann Heis, 71, died Monday, July 15, 2019.

Barbara was born in Cincinnati on March 26, 1948, to William and Betty Hille Putnick. She was married to John Heis Sr. and he preceded her in death on May 5, 2019. Barb was a restaurant owner and a member of St. Michael Catholic Church. She loved watching TV, reading, spending time with her grandchildren and great- grandchildren, cooking for large crowds, listening to music and dancing.

Barbara is survived by two sons: John Heis Jr. (Beth) of Brookville, and James (Billy) Heis (Melissa) of Hillsboro, OH; a daughter: Angel Ripperger (Brian) of Brookville; eight grandchildren: Amber, Aaron, Derek (Rochelle), Alicia Heis, Brandon and Blake Ripperger, and Lane and Kaylee Heis; two great-grandchildren: Sierra and Ryden Waite; a brother Richard Putnick (Melissa)  of Cedar Grove; sister-in-law- Rose Putnick; and several nieces and nephews. Barb was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and a brother William (Butch) Putnick.

Mass will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, July 29, 2019, at St. Michael Catholic Church in Brookville. Burial will follow in St. Michael Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Heart Association. For more information or to send memories or condolences, go to The staff of Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home is honored to serve the Heis Family.