Adrienne Zenk Heth, 80, of Macclenny died on March 10, 2013 at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Jacksonville. Adrienne was born on May 30, 1932 in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, to the late Arnold E. and Genevieve R. Zenk. She sang in the Milton College Choir in Milton, WI in the 1950’s and was a receptionist at Jones Dairy Farm in Fort Atkinson.
She co-founded Heth Real Estate, Inc. in Jacksonville in 1970 and the business was sold in 2008. She later retired from AT&T in 1998. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Jacksonville for 42 years and was active in the Guild and other church functions before becoming a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Macclenny. Adrienne was an accomplished tailor and made her wedding dress and her son’s clothes in the early years. She enjoyed fishing, traveling, gardening, puzzles and reading.
Mrs. Heth is survived by her loving husband of 47 years, Don Heth of Macclenny; sons Sean R. Heth of Rawlins, WY and Aaron D. Heth of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her brother Robert R. Zenk of Cambridge, WI.
The funeral Mass was held on Wednesday March 13 at 2 pm at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Father Slawomir and Deacon Ken Cochran as celebrants. The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations in Adrienne’s name can be made to St. Mary’s . Another Mass will be held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Fort Atkinson, and interment will follow at the church cemetery. V. Todd Ferreira Funeral Services was in charge of local arrangements.