Wilfred B. Heiland, 84, died Friday, March 22, 2013 at his home in Franktown, Colo.
He was born September 11, 1928 at Windthorst, Kan., the son of Fred and Theresia Heiland.
He married Delores Stegman August 17, 1949. They moved to Colorado Springs in 1956. They later divorced and he married Julie Allen.
Wilfred (Bill) is survived by five sons, Gary, Aurora, Colo., Mark, Highlands Ranch, Colo., Wes, Centennial Colo., Kenny and Eric, Franktown, Colo.; and two daughters Sharon Webb, Aurora, Colo. and Lisa, Franktown, Colo.
He is also survived by three brothers Jerry and Bernard Heiland, Dodge City, Kan. and Fred Heiland, Spearville, Kan.; and three sisters Monica Carmichael, Dodge City, Kansas, Mary Martinez, Topeka, Kan. and Judy Konrade, Spearville.
He was preceeded in death by a sister, Emogene Stevens and three brothers, Norbert Heiland, Anthony Heiland and Ves Heiland.
Cremation has taken place.
The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. May 4, 2013 at the Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, Windthorst, Kan. Graveside service to follow at the Holy Cross Cemetary.
Memorials are suggested to the Windthorst Heritage or Hospice of the Prairie.