Veteran Indy banking executive Heyworth dies

Anthony Heyworth, a long-time central Indiana banking executive and board member for companies and not-for-profits, has died. He was 70.

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Heyworth, a former Key Bank vice chairman who led the Ohio-based institution's Indianapolis operations through most of the 1990s, also served as a director of Celadon Trucking and J.D. Byrider Systems. He retired from banking in 2000.

Among his civic activities, Heyworth served as a trustee for the Children's Museum, vice chairman of the United Way, director of the Indianapolis Convention and Visitors Association, director of the 500 Festival, and a member of the Indianapolis Colts Advisory Board.

Heyworth was born in Blackpool, England, and moved to the United States during his teens. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Elizabeth, and two daughters.

Calling is scheduled for 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at Leppert Mortuary, Nora Chapel, with services at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Mark's United Methodist Church in Carmel.

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