Florena (Flo) Barbara Heili

Florena (Flo) Barbara Heili, 90, died on Feb. 5, 2021 at Highline Rehabilitation And Care Center in Denver, CO.  She was born on April 27, 1930 at Gove, KS the daughter of Martin and Matilda (Herman) Rohr. She married Alvin E. Heili on Sept. 11, 1947 at Clayton, NM. She had a lifetime love of quilting, making handmade quilts for family and her doctors.

She is survived by five sons, Arthur Heili of Grainfield, KS, Edward Heili of Wichita, KS, Andrew “Jake” Heili of Claremont, NC, Bill Heili and Thomas Heili both of Aurora, CO; daughter, Bonnie Burgardt of Minot, SD; and numerous  grandchildren and  great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband in 2000, her daughter, Nancy Gillock preceded her in death.

A Rosary will be held at 1:30 p.m. followed by the Funeral Mass at 2 p.m. on Saturday at St Mary Catholic Church. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens in Garden City, KS. Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Garnand Funeral Home in Garden City, KS. Memorials are suggested to St Mary Catholic Church in care of Garnand Funeral Home. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com .

Posted online on February 10, 2021