March 6, 1942 - June 12, 2016


Arnold William Heinen, age 74, Albany, MN died Sunday, June 12, 2016 at the St. Cloud Hospital.

Mass of Christian Burial celebrating Arnold’s life will be Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 11:00 AM at St. Anthony Catholic Church, St. Anthony, MN. Visitation will be Wednesday, June 15, 2016 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM St. Anthony Catholic Church, St. Anthony, MN and one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday. Parish prayers will be at 4:00 PM Wednesday at the church. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Funeral arrangements by Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud, MN.

Arnold was born March 6, 1942 in Krain Township, Minnesota to Martin and Anna M. (Eiynk) Heinen. He married Lorraine Kunstleben on October 7, 1967 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, St. Anna, MN. Arnold was employed by Electrolux retiring in 2007. He enjoyed fishing, playing cards and solving jigsaw puzzles.

Survivors include his wife, Lorraine Heinen of Albany, MN; sisters and brothers, Anna Boeckers of St. Joseph, MN; Dolores (Bob) Weyer of Sauk Rapids, MN; Mildred (Richard) Nienaber of Freeport, MN; David (Margaret) Heinen of Waite Park, MN; Gerald (Ione) Heinen of Albany, MN; Vernon (Karen) Heinen of Albany, MN; Rosemary (Tom) Nienaber of Burtrum, MN; and sister-in-law, Marie Heinen of Albany, MN.

He was preceded in death by his parents, siblings, Norbert Heinen, Dorothy Schiffler-Bloch and Margaret Chock, brothers-in-law, Louis Chock, Alois Boeckers, David Schiffler and Lawrence Bloch.