Funeral services for Morrell Heinecke, 83, of Roswell, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, at Anderson-Bethany Funeral Home Chapel with Vista Care Hospice Chaplain Cecil Kimberlin officiating. Burial will follow in South Park Cemetery. Morrell passed away on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012. Military honors will be provided by the Roswell Veterans Honor Guard.
Morrell was born on Oct. 24, 1929, to Gustar and Maude Heinecke in Dallas, Texas. Morrell proudly served in the Army. His wife Odessa and his Lady Bug (Aussie Shepard mix) were waiting on him in heaven, he loved being with friends and family, gardening, fishing and was a jack of all trades; he was a strong-willed (stubborn) man.
He is survived by his daughter Carol Rich and her husband Arthur; his sons, Greg Heinecke and Mike Heinecke.
Morrell was preceded in death by his wife Odessa Heinecke.
Honorary pallbearers will be Arthur Rich, Greg Heinecke, Mike Heinecke and Carol Rich.
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Services are under the direction of Anderson- Bethany Funeral Home and Crematory.