ULYSSES - Robert June Wayne Heinrichs, age 63, of Ulysses, KS, died Dec. 15, 2019, at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City. He was born June 24, 1956, in Wolf Point, MT, the son of Abe and Virginia Barkman Heinrichs.
Robert’s family moved to Ulysses when he was 10 years old. He graduated in 1974 from Ulysses High School and then attended Dodge City Community College. Robert was a long-haul truck driver, previously worked at Kroy Industries for ten years, and Lathem Water Service.
Robert is survived by three sons, Adam Heinrichs of Ulysses, James Heinrichs of Windsor, CO, and David Heinrichs of Lawrence; four brothers, Jack Heinrichs of Emporia, Roger Heinrichs of Aurora, CO, Ralph Heinrichs of Wichita, and Phillip Heinrichs of Beaverton, OR; sister, Cindy Cordell of McPherson; and five grandchildren. Robert is preceded in death by his parents, and sister, Roseann Carter.
Memorial service will be Saturday, December 21, 2019, at 11 a.m. at New Beginnings Church (New Life Church) in Ulysses with Pastor Nathan Engelman officiating. Memorial contributions may be given to Celebrate Recovery in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave, Ulysses, KS 67880. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com