Heinz R. Dziurowitz II, 59, of Wood River, passed away at 1:45 a.m. Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at Alton Memorial Hospital.
Born in Alton July 19, 1955, he was the son of Heinz R. Sr. and Veronika (Haus) Dziurowitz.
Heinz had worked as a cook, 33 years at Moonlight Restaurant in Fosterburg, then as Head Cook for SIU-Edwardsville for the next 12 years before retiring in May of 2014. He also worked for My Virtual Hanger.
Heinz was a musician, performing with Tommy Tunes and The Classics as well as Shattered Weekend.
He married the former Melody Atteberry on Nov. 25, 2011. She survives.
Surviving also are a son, Heinz R. Dziurowitz III of Hartford; stepsons, Chris Shea of Columbia, Mo., and Jason Shea of Wood River; daughter, Tawnee Myers of Fulton, Mo.; a grandchild, Tristen Dziurowitz; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Karl Dziurowitz of East Alton and Richard Dziurowitz of Jerseyville; and two sisters, Ann Dziurowitz of North Carolina and Elizabeth Gavaza of Godfrey.
Visitation will be 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 16, 2015, at Marks Mortuary in Wood River.