Adam Allen Heyen, 15, of Plainview, passed away at 10:34 p.m. on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, at St John’s Hospital in Springfield from injuries sustained from an ATV accident. He was born on January 20, 2002, in Litchfield to his parents Eddie and Amy (Hauschild) Heyen of Plainview.
He is survived by his parents; sister, Evelyn Lee Heyen of Plainview; maternal grandparents, Leo & Karen Hauschild of Dorchester; and paternal grandparents, Gerald Sr & Shirley Heyen of Shipman.
Adam was a student at Southwestern High School and a member of the FFA. He loved to rifle, archery, work on cars, building models, fishing, trapping, hunting, showing projects in 4-H and building with Legos.
He was a junior member of the American Poultry Association, junior member of the American Rabbit Breeders Association, 4-H Shipman Clovers, and Macoupin 4-H Topshots. He was awarded the Southwestern FFA Greenhand Degree. He placed 20th in the state 4-H rifle shoot and placed superior in the state 4-H food show.
He was a Cardinal’s fan and enjoyed working on his Dodge Dart with his Dad and caring for rabbits and chickens with his mom and sister.
Visitation will be from 12 noon to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, August 15, 2018, at the Shipman United Methodist Church. Funeral services will follow at the church with Rev Toby Curtright officiating. Burial will be in Shipman Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Southwestern FFA, Macoupin County 4-H or a fund for Evelyn’s schooling at CNB Bank & Trust.
Targhetta & Wooldridge Funeral Home in Shipman in charge of arrangements.