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Anthony Joseph Heckemeyer, American circuit court judge. Bar: Missouri. Named Outstanding Conservation Legislator Sears, 1968, Foundation Missouri Wildlife Federation, 1968, Man of Year, Sikeston Chamber of Commerce, 1989. Member Missouri Trial Judges Association (president 1995).


Heckemeyer, Anthony Joseph was born on January 20, 1939 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States. Son of Paul Q. and Frances E. (Goetz) Heckemeyer.


Bachelor of Science, University Missouri, 1962. Juris Doctor, University Missouri, 1972. Graduate, National Judicial College, 1980.

Graduate, Juvenile College, 1984.


Member Missouri House Representatives, Jefferson City, 1964-1972. Sole practice Sikeston, Missouri, 1972-1981. Presiding circuit judge State of Missouri, Scott and Mississippi Counties, since 1981.

Chairman alcohol and substance abuse committee National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges, Reno, 1987-1988, presenter at University Reno. Majority party whip, chairman, vice chairman agriculture committee, higher education committee as a miscellaneous resolution committee.


Member Missouri Trial Judges Association (president 1995).


Married Elizabeth Faye Littleton, February 13, 1964. Children: Anthony Joseph, Matthew Paul, Mary Elizabeth, Andrew William, Sarah Kathryn.