Ricky R. Heim, 69, died Sept. 26, 2018 at his residence in McPherson.

 He was a retired bookkeeper and laborer for Certain-Teed Corporation, McPherson. He also delivered the McPherson Sentinel and was an employee of Walmart.

He was born Sept. 23, 1949, in Goessel, the son of Harold and Nola (Westbrook) Heim. 

He graduated from Canton High School with the class of 1967.

He lived in McPherson most of his life and attended the Canton Christian Church.

Survivors include his significant other of 28 years, Sandra Heim of McPherson; three daughters, Valencia Heim, Wichita, Dawn (Christopher) Eagle and Athena Heim, all of McPherson; two stepsons, Craig (Mallory) Heim, Hutchinson and Brandon (Jennifer) Heim, Galva; a stepdaughter, Andrea (Charlie) Scott, McPherson; two brothers, Daryl (Janice) Heim, Everton, Missouri and Neil Heim, Canton; seven grandchildren and nine step-grandchildren. His parents, two brothers, Keith and Steve, two sisters, Karen Kay and Sue Ann and a granddaughter preceded him in death.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Monday, at the Canton Christian Church. Interment will be in the Canton Township Cemetery. Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Olson’s Mortuary, Canton.

A memorial has been established with the Cancer Center of Kansas, in care of the mortuary.