Community Foundation of the Fox River Valley
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Arthur & Daphne Heinz Memorial Scholarship Endowment Fund

Established 1996

Arthur W. & Daphne B. Heinz

Arthur W. & Daphne B. Heinz

This fund was created to administer a bequest from the estate of Donald A. Heinz of Aurora.

Donald Heinz (1929-1995) was a member of Holy Angels Church where he volunteered at the church’s food pantry.

He served with the United States Army during the Korean War.

Mr. Heinz bequeathed a portion of his estate as a memorial to his parents, Arthur and Daphne Heinz (pictured here).

In 1926, Arthur W. Heinz (1895-1981) founded the A.W. Heinz Insurance Agency in Aurora.

In 1961, he assumed a brokerage position with the Konen Insurance Agency.

Mr. Heinz was chairman of the Aurora Police and Fire Commission from 1949 to 1953 and served with the United States Army during World War I.

Daphne B. Heinz (1902-1981), a homemaker, was born in Chicago and shared her family’s many interests.

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