August 5, 2013


Funeral for Coleen Heim, 82, of Glidden, will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Carroll.

Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Wall Lake Cemetery. The Rev. Bill Bernau of Ascension Lutheran Church in Coon Rapids will officiate.

Coleen Mardel Heim, was born to Walter and Opal (Dickson) Thede, at Glidden, Iowa, on Nov. 9, 1930. She attended schools by Coon Rapids and Glidden and completed the eighth grade at Ayrshire.

In 1957, she married George Heim in Minnesota. The family made their home at Lake City. After George died, Coleen moved to Glidden and eventually became a resident at Mallard View in Carroll and Thomas Rest Haven in Coon Rapids, where she died on Friday, Aug. 2, 2013.

Coleen loved riding horses, traveling, doing crossword puzzles and playing bingo.

Coleen is survived by three grandchildren: Matthew Moore of Bentonville, Ark., Nathan Lintz of Omaha, Neb., and Nickoly Moore of Jonesboro, Ark.; a sister, Darlene Halbur, of Carroll; and two brothers, Darwin Thede of Des Moines and Darold Thede of Jacksonville, Fla.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, George; a daughter, Anna Sue; two sons, Jerry and Russell; and two sisters, Lucille and Delores.