John Heffernan, 92, died on August 21, 2012, in Stuart, Fla.
John was born on April 22, 1920, in Amsterdam, N.Y. He graduated from Amsterdam High School and attended Northwestern Oklahoma College. He started a career in 1952 as town supervisor in Wells, N.Y. and chairman of the Board of Supervisors as Hamilton County Treasure in 1965 until he retired in 1987 after 22 1/2 years.
There will be a graveside service on Wednesday, October 10, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery in Amsterdam, N.Y. Local arrangements are by the Northville Funeral Service.