ULYSSES — Dallas Dee Heinitz, 67, passed away Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, in Ulysses, Kan.

He was born on April 30, 1951, to William and Della (Blau) Heinitz in Garden City, Kan. On Sept. 1, 1973, he married Colette Heble in Atwood, Kan.

He graduated from Wichita County High School in Leoti, Kan., and worked for Pioneer Communications for 39 years before retiring in 2013.

He is survived by his wife, Colette Heinitz of Ulysses; siblings, Bruce, Dennis, Dana, Barry and Tanis; children, Kep Heinitz of Buena Vista, Colo., Alyse Stanley of Wichita, Kan., Katina Harter of Durango, Colo. and Alaina Madison of Yukon, Okla.; and nine grandchildren.

He was proceeded in death by his parents.

A memorial service will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2 at Mary, Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Ulysses.

Memorial contributions may be given in his name to Troop 186 in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave, Ulysses, KS 67880. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.