Herta Zickgraf (nee Heilimann), of Vernon Twp., N.J., passed away peacefully at home on Monday, November 27, 2017 after a long illness. Herta was born in Gussing, Austria and immigrated to the United States in 1961.

Herta was a member of Holy Counselor Lutheran Church in Vernon and enjoyed gardening, cooking, baking and doting on her family.

Herta is the beloved wife for 54 years of Klaus Zickgraf of Vernon Twp., N.J. Devoted mother of Robert Zickgraf and his wife Bernadette of Vernon Twp., N.J, Eric Zickgraf of Vernon Twp., NJ and Susan Potzer and her husband, Jason of Vernon Twp., NJ. Loving “Oma” of Chase, Hannah and Andrew. Dear sister of Ingrid Stimpfl of Austria.

Funeral service were Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Ferguson-Vernon Funeral Home, 241 Route 94(1 Vanderhoof Court for GPS), Vernon, NJ. Interment to follow at Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood, NJ. Memorial gifts to Karen Ann Quinlan Hospice, 99 Sparta Avenue, Newton, NJ 07860 would be appreciated. Information and condolences can be found at www.fergusonvernonfuneralhome.com.