Today
85°
Thunderstorms Likely
77%
Tonight
69°
Chance Thunderstorms
53%
Tomorrow
80°
Thunderstorms Likely
72%
Tomorrow Night
60°
Chance Thunderstorms
32%
Thursday
80°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
12%
Thursday Night
64°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
27%
Friday
80°
Chance Thunderstorms
59%
Friday Night
67°
Thunderstorms Likely
60%
Saturday
80°
Chance Thunderstorms
50%
Saturday Night
65°
Chance Thunderstorms
30%
Sunday
82°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
Sunday Night
65°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
20%
3 Day
Extended
Wednesday, July 21st, 2010
Louis Heitkamp
Louis L. Heitkamp, 73, St. Henry, died at 3:10 p.m. July 20, 2010, at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima.
He was born April 12, 1937, in St. Henry, to Raymond and Hilda Schulte Heitkamp. On Feb. 8, 1958, he married Thelma Kramer, who survives in St. Henry.
Also surviving are seven children, Chris (Mark) Tobin, Montezuma, Diane (Jerry) Puthoff and Ray (Jenny) Heitkamp, all of St. Henry, Randy (Susan) Heitkamp, New Bremen, Roger Heitkamp, Fairfield, Angela (Bob) Hunt, Sycamore, Ill., Ron Heitkamp, Celina, and Karla (Dan) Dysert, Minster; nine siblings, Ivo (Millie) Heitkamp, St. Henry, Mary Alice (Julius) Ahrns, Maria Stein, Joan Reigelsperger, Rose Ann (Ivo) Schmidt and Alvin (Linda) Heitkamp, all of Coldwater, Dorothy (Art) Brunswick, Beavercreek, Charlene (Don) Mikesell, Greenville, Ruth Frantz and Dan Heitkamp, both of Kettering; a brother-in-law, Ken Kessen, Coldwater; 14 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Deceased are two brothers, Lavern and David Heitkamp; a sister, Lucille Kessen, and a brother-in-law, Louis Reigelsperger.
He was a member of the St. Henry Catholic Church in St. Henry, and a social member of the Coldwater Veterans of Foreign Wars. He worked at Hemmelgarn's Inc. in Philothea.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. Tom Hemm officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Friday and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home in St. Henry.
Condolences can be left at hogenkampfh.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
The Rev. Laurence Edward "Laurie" Feaver, 81, St. Marys, died July 15, 2010, at Otterbein St. Marys Retirement Community. [More]
Marget L. Menchofer, 68, Celina, died at 12:40 a.m. July 20, 2010, at The Gardens in Celina. [More]
Ronald Eugene Boroff, 58, Celina, died at 5:05 a.m. July 20, 2010, at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center in Van Wert. [More]
Mark Kremer, 82, St. Henry, died July 20, 2010, at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. [More]
Mary Onalee Betz Clark, 93, Cadillac, Mich., died July 17, 2010, at Green Acres Retirement Living in Cadillac, Mich. [More]
Nelson E. Rupard Jr., 47, St. Marys, died at 5 a.m. July 19, 2010, at his home. [More]
Ruth J. VanDemark Neeper, 88, Lima, died at 5 p.m. July 18, 2010, at The Ridge at Shawnee in Lima. [More]