Michael Lewis Heimbaugh, 45, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, June 30, 2013 in Des Moines, Iowa.
Michael was born November 17, 1968 and grew up in Des Moines and moved to Mountain Lake where he graduated in 1987.
He moved to Morton and helped his mom run the Buffalo Crossing coffee shop and worked at Jackpot Junction.
Everyone loved Michael.
He was a kind and gentle man. He loved animals, especially cats.
His favorite holiday was the 4th of July, and he always had a good display of fireworks.
He had a nice smile and a good sense of humor. He loved music and was a drummer in his teens.
He also played football in high school.
He will leave a big void in our family.
We all loved him and will miss him immensely.
Michael is survived by his daughter, Kaylee Reiseofer of Mountain Lake; mother, Cherol Taylor; sisters, Melissa Kirkman (Craig), Meggan Reynolds, Mercedes and Mariah Heffner; uncle, Mike Heimbaugh (Nancy); and aunt, Patty Decamp.
He is preceded in death by his father, Michael Connett, grandparents and sister, Chrystal Connett.