Heinz passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 14, 2010 at the age of 88 years. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Victoria and his three children Karl (Minnie) and their four children Troy, Keith Natasha (Blaine) and Ashley; Krista (Rod) and their two children Kyra and Hunter; Henrietta (Brian) and their two children Angela and Mathew. Also left are two great-grandchildren, Kyle and Brayden; Heinz’s younger sister Marianne, and niece and nephews who live in Germany.
Born May 24, 1921 in Germany, Heinz immigrated to Canada with his young family in 1954. He was an avid skier and especially loved horses.
There will be prayers and visitation at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Armstrong, BC on Friday, April 23 at 4:40 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, April 24 at 11 am. with Father Richard Hanaczewski as celebrant. Following the interment in Armstrong Spallumcheen Cemetery, a luncheon will be served at the church hall.
Arrangements in the care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Armstrong, BC 250-546-7237.