Irwin Allen Heller

by | May 20, 2014 | Obituaries

Richmond, Va.—Irwin Allen Heller, 71, of Richmond, Va., died Saturday after a brief illness.

Irwin was born to the late Ethel and Louis Heller on May 30, 1942 in Richmond, Va.

Irwin graduated from Thomas Jefferson High School in 1960 and received a BA from RPI in 1964. Irwin received his Juris Doctor from American University Washington School of Law in 1967. Irwin married Gaby Hirsh in 1965. They briefly lived in Germany during Irwin’s service in the U.S. Army before relocating back to Richmond where Irwin started his law practice. Irwin offered his legal expertise and counsel to the Richmond community for over 40 years. Irwin was passionate about providing sound advice and assistance to his clients and friends.

Irwin is survived by wife, Gaby; son, Marc (Erin); grandchildren, Alexander and Isla; sisters, Joy Spigel (Larry); Tina Kavit (Mark); and Mickey Glick (Harvey-deceased).

The family requests that donations be made to the Emek Shalom Holocaust Cemetery. A graveside ceremony took place at Emek Shalom Cemetery at Forest Lawn. Bliley’s Central Chapel.