Bob Marquart, president and CEO of Heritage Community Bank along with its board of directors, announces the opening of a full-service branch in Washington.

Heritage Community Bank currently has locations in Union, Marthasville and Chamois.

Jeanette Struckhoff has been named branch manager of the Washington location. Struckhoff has been with Heritage Community Bank since September 2009, previously as assistant branch manager of the Union location. She brings over 11 years of banking experience.

Crystal Stallmann will be Heritage Community Bank’s operations manager for the Washington branch. Crystal has 11 years of banking experience in the community and has been with Heritage Community Bank since April 2012.

The bank provides a full commercial, consumer and mortgage lending staff comprised of Bob Marquart, Eric Patke, Trent Hendrickson and Ed Stowe. Heritage Community Bank representatives said they are looking forward to expanding relationships with more individuals and businesses in the community and look forward to serving the Washington area.

The Washington branch will be located at 801 Franklin Ave., following a building renovation now in progress. It is expected to open this fall with full-service banking provided to include lobby, drive-up, ATM and remote deposit services.

Heritage Community Bank is community-owned with shareholders throughout Franklin, Warren, Osage and St. Charles counties.

The bank has been in continuous operation since 1935.