Shirley Anne Heinecke, 77, died Monday, March 9, 2015, in Denver, Colorado.
Shirley was born April 30, 1937, in Wisner, Nebraska, to Henry and Hulda (Baer) Heinecke as the fifth of six children.
In 1950, the Heinecke family moved to a farm in Cashel Township, Swift County, Minnesota.
In 1954, Shirley graduated from Benson High School, Benson, Minnesota. During the 1960’s and 1970’s in Benson, Shirley was a devoted mother of three to Daniel, Jerome and Jacqulynn Larson. She loved watching her children play sports and participate in many other activities.
She worked in Benson banking for many years until she moved in 1980 to the Denver, Colorado area. She continued working in banking until her retirement in 2004.