Edward Richard Heeder, 77, of Fort Myers, passed away July 31, 2019 at Hope Hospice House in Lehigh Acres, FL. Born December 18, 1941 in Highland Park, MI., he was the son of Ewald Heeder and Caroline June Richardson. Ed worked as an industrial mechanic for numerous years prior to retirement. A Celebration of Life luncheon is planned for Saturday, September 14th, 2019 at 12:30 pm., at Faith Assembly of God Church, 7101 Bayshore Road, North Fort Myers, FL., 33917. In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer donations be made to the American Heart Association or Faith Assembly of God Church. Baldwin Brothers Funeral & Cremation Society, Fort Myers, assisted with arrangements.