Michael R. Heinricy, age 58, Ashville, NC, passed away Monday, May 25, 2020.
Michael Ray was born in Dell Rapids to Raymond and Ethel (Calkins) Heinricy. He was the first of two sons after four sisters. Mike was raised on the family farm North of Dell Rapids. He attended and graduated from Colman High School in 1980. He had a career in over the road trucking for 22 years, seeing much of the United States. Mike always enjoyed giving rides in his semi to the children. He enjoyed the opportunities to visit family out of state. He later became a manager at a manufacturing company in Ashville. His family is grateful for the loving support of his friends from in South Dakota and those local in North Carolina. Your support and presence gave him light.
He is survived by his son: Landan (Kristine) Heinricy of Minneapolis, MN; four sisters: Donna (Mike) Vardsveen of Flandreau; Carol Heinricy (Joe Polovina) of Gardnerville, NV; Darlene (Bruce) Cramer of Colman and Rose (Joe) Hockhausen of Rapid City; one brother: Jerry (Lisa) Heinricy of Trent; and eight nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; brother-in-law Larry Whaley; and niece Trisha Whaley.
Condolences may be sent to Jerry Heinricy, 23703 475th Ave, Trent SD 57065.
A Christian Funeral Mass will be offered for the family at 10:30 am on Friday, July 31, 2020 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Dell Rapids. Burial following at St. Mary’s Cemetery.