Edwin Leroy Hesseltine of Tullahoma passed this life on Monday, February
28, 2022 at the age of 83. Services are scheduled on Saturday, March 5,
2022 at 2 PM at Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home with burial to follow at
Maplewood Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12 Noon until the
A native of Washington, Iowa, he was the son on the late William Hesseltine
and the late Esther Lucille Osborn Rice. Mr. Hesseltine and his wife of
almost 65 years, Joan, served as Missionaries in Japan and Okinawa and he
was the Minister of the Bible Missionary Church of Tullahoma. He was a
private pilot and enjoyed flying as well as woodworking and reading. His
favorite times were being with his family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers, Russell
and Ronnie Hesseltine; sisters, Sarah Nightingale and Nancy Kellett and
son-in-law, John Freeman.
Mr. Hesseltine is survived by his loving wife, Joan of Tullahoma; son, Tim
Hesseltine of Tullahoma; daughters, Pamela Freeman and Teresa Dweck (Tom),
both of Tullahoma; sisters, Thelma Glendenning (Herb) of Arizona, Linda
Hesseltine of Omaha, Nebraska, Nora Daub of Cedar Rapids, Iowa and Melody;
grandchildren, Michelle Cataldo (Sam), Misty Williams (Carl), Jennifer
Dykes (MicaJon), Heather Dweck ( fiancé, Garrett Szarensky); great
grandchildren, JuliAnna (Peter), Levi, BrenLeigh, Keegan, Lillie Jean and
Blazej and great great grandchildren, Louis and Mary Clare.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested memorial donations to be made
in his honor to Bible Missionary Church, 1505 Ovoca Road, Tullahoma, TN.
Online condolences may be made at www.davesculbertsonfuneralhome.com.
Daves-Culbertson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.