Jack E. Heater, 85, of Yakima died Friday at Cottage in the Meadow.

Mr. Heater was born in Spokane. He lived in Yakima since 1968 and served in the Army during the Korean War. He worked as an engineer for Northern Pacific and Burlington Northern railroads for more than 42 years as part of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers.

Survivors include wife, Joan Heater; a son, Michael Heater; and a daughter, Michelle K. Heater, all of Yakima.

Funeral services with full military honors will be at noon Friday at Valley Hills Funeral Home, Yakima.