Melvin “Mel” Meharg Heckman, 94, of Sheridan, died Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018, at Mountain View Living Center at Sherdian Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, with visitation from 6 to 7 p.m., service from 7 to 8 p.m. at Grace Anglican Church, Sheridan. A military burial will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Willow Grove Cemetery in Buffalo. It was Heckman’s wish, in lieu of flowers, that donations are made to Chapter #9 of the Disabled American Veterans, PO. Box 5064, Sheridan, WY 82801. Online condolences may be written at www.championfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Champion Funeral Home.