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LAFAYETTE â€” James Daniel Heinbaugh, 51, of Lafayette, died at 10:50 p.m. Tuesday, June 28, 2011 at his home.
He was born Dec. 9, 1959 in Belvidere, Ill., a son of William Dale and Sharyl (Kerlin) Heinbaugh.
He served two terms in the U.S. Army, serving during the Gulf War.
Surviving relatives include his wife, Anna Maria; his father, Rev. William Heinbaugh of Columbia City; four brothers, Stephen Heinbaugh of Neoga Ill., Timothy Heinbaugh of Wabash, Mark Heinbaugh of Highland Ill. and Rev. Michael Heinbaugh of Fort Wayne; and three sisters, Kathy Knolke of Trenton Mo., Nancy Sanders of Windsor Ill. and Larissa West of Katy, Texas.
His mother preceded him in death.
Calling is from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday at American Legion Post #11, 1801 S. 9th Street, Lafayette. The graveside service will be held at noon Saturday at Keister Section of Scott Cemetery, north of Columbia City with military honors presented.
Preferred memorials are to Save the Children.
Condolences may be sent to www.smithandsonsfuneralhome.com.