Emmy “Pauline” Heck St. Clair, 73, of Bedford, passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2022. She was born in Bedford, VA on March 3, 1948 a daughter of the late Otto Thomas Heck and Mary Magdaline Orange Heck. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sisters, Lula Dooley, Violet Heck, Mildred Carter, Mary Heck, Josephine Heck; and brothers, George Heck, Marvin Heck, Otey Heck, Andrew Heck, and James Heck. She is survived by her daughter, Pamela J. Carbajal and husband Zac; sister, Faye Carter and husband Tommy; brother, Ray Heck and wife Mary; and many nieces and nephews. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, January 14, 2022 at Burch-Messier Walnut Street Chapel, 1235 Walnut St., Bedford with Rev. Eric Pennington officiating. Family will receive friends 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Thursday, at Burch-Messier Walnut St. Chapel. Arrangements by Burch-Messier Funeral Home, Bedford, 540-586-7360.