Homer (Bo) C. Hek Jr., age 68 of Fairfield, Pa. passed away Tuesday, Sept. 8 His last few days, Susan, his wife of 40 years, too care of him in hospice at home with the help of wonderful neighbors.
His brother, Wally Hek, and family live in Florida and his sister, Annie Wayland, recently moved to Tennessee. His eldest sister, Judy Eckstine, passed away December, 2019.
He attended Thomas Jefferson High School in Alexandria, Va., where he was born. He got his GED through his service in the army.
He was a Journeyman Electrician and worked at National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md. for 30 years, retiring in 2015.
His main purpose in life was being a rock 'n roll/ blues guitarist. He played in local bands and as an original artist at many venues in the Gettysburg area. He liked to invite other musicians and singers to join him for a couple of songs and gigs.
He requested to be cremated and scattered over the graves of his two dogs with no services. Donations can be made in his name to the Adams County SPCA at 11 Goldenville Road, Gettysburg, Pa. 17320.