February 17, 1931 - September 3, 2016

 

Mass of Christian Burial will be on Thursday, September 8th, at 12 Noon at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Sartell for Leonard G. Heim, age 85, of Sartell, who died on Saturday at the St. Cloud Hospital with his family by his side. Rev Tim Baltes will officiate. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. Friends may call on Wednesday between 4:00-8:00 PM at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud and on Thursday one hour prior to services at the Church. Parish Prayers will be at 4:00 PM. Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus Fr. Pierz Assembly will stand guard between 5:00-8:00 PM.
Leonard was born February 16th, 1931 in St. Cloud to John A. and Hildegard (Mick) Heim. He married Luella Kockler on October 11, 1958 at St. Mary’s Cathedral. He co-owned and operated Heim Milling for 49 years. Len retired in 1998. He served on the LeSauk Township Planning Commission for 9 years. He was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Sartell 3rd Degree Knights of Columbus #5276, and Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus Fr. Pierz Assembly.

Survivors include his wife Luella, children, Kathy Krach (Steve) Hampshire, IL, Ken Heim (Joyce) Sartell, Julie Fenlason (Tim) Evansville, and Lisa Perrin (William) Inver Grove Heights, 12 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, brothers and sisters Marlene Kampa, St. Cloud, Irene Wruck, St. Cloud, David Heim (Sharon) St. Cloud, Jeanette Sand (Myron) Brandon, Richard Heim (Yolanda) St. Cloud, Lawrence Heim (Lois) St. Cloud, Gilbert Heim (LuAnn) St. Cloud, Florence Ahles (Bob) Nisswa, Marion Anderson (Dave) Nisswa, Bernice Shockley (Don) Forest Lake and Jim Heim (Sara) Sauk Rapids.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sister Lorraine Andrews and brother Herbert Heim.

In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to the Poor Clares Monastery in Sauk Rapids.