Heather L. Beerman, 44, Clayton

CLAYTON, NY —  Heather L. Beerman, 44, Clayton, passed away unexpectedly Friday afternoon, March 20, 2020, in the emergency room at River Hospital, Alexandria Bay.

Heather was born March 13, 1976, in Watertown, the daughter of David K. and Trina M. Carlisle Bogenschutz. She was a 1994 graduate of Thousand Islands Central School, attended LeMoyne College for two years, and then attended Jefferson Community College.

On Aug. 8, 1998, she married Edwin C. Beerman, Jr. at St. Mary’s Church, Clayton, with Fr. Steven M. Murray officiating. Ed passed away on Aug. 22, 2000.

Heather was a self employed Reiki Master, working from home in holistic medicine and was also an interior decorator.

She was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church.

She enjoyed decorating, gardening, antiquing, boating, and watching her daughter Logan perform in concerts and musicals.

She will be greatly missed and is survived by her parents, David and Trina; daughter Logan E. Beerman; her brother Christopher D. Bogenschutz (Timothy J. Googin), all of Clayton; her husband’s parents, Linda L. (Paul) Paventi, Syracuse; and Edwin C. (Tammy) Beerman, Clayton; a sister-in-law Tracie L. (Joe) Mason, Cape Vincent; three aunts, an uncle, and numerous cousins.

She was predeceased by her paternal grandparents, Eleanor and Oliver Bogenschutz; maternal grandparents Raymond “Stub” and Corrine Carlisle; and two uncles.

A graveside service will be held in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Clayton at her family’s convenience. Unfortunately due to the current health crisis, calling hours and funeral services cannot be held.

The family is also unable to accept visitors to their home. Instead, condolences can be emailed to Trina, David, Logan and Chris at memoryofheather@gmail.com or sent to 14718 Danenwald Road, Clayton NY 13624.  A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.

Arrangements are entrusted with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Clayton.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Heather’s memory may be made to Logan E. Beerman, c/o Watertown Savings Bank, 352 James St., Clayton, NY 13624, which will be used for her college fund.

Online condolences may be posted at www.cummingsfuneral.com.