Date of Death: 03-02-2019
Funeral Service : 05-11-2019
Eugene Trace Heggestad,73, was lovingly embraced by his wife and children, as he went to his heavenly home March 2,2019.
Gene was born in Stoughton, Wisconsin, March 6, 1945, to Reuben P. and Betty J. (Jackson) Heggestad.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Gerald.
He is survived by his wife, Claudia, children, Hooker (Charity) Heggestad, Lafayette, Colorado, Christine Heggestad, Leawood, Kansas. Grandchildren, Hank, Arwen and Araya Heggestad, Lafayette, Colorado and Lauren Salyer, Leawood, Kansas.
Gene has been cremated and a farewell service will be held May 11, at 1:00 at Lathrop Cemetery, Clinton St, Lathrop, MO 64465
Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to, Friends of the Animal Shelter, St. Joseph, MO
Arrangements Hixson-Klein Funeral Home, Gower