Donald "K.C." Eugene Heckman, II, 69, of Anderson, passed away on Monday, October 19, 2020 at Riverview Health in Noblesville. He was born on July 15, 1951 to Donald and Irma (Hannum) Heckman in Beech Grove, Indiana.
K.C. got into bowling at an early age with his dad, working his way up to the Pro Bowling Tour and serving with his dad as Directors of the American Bowling Congress. He and his brother James worked as bartenders in the 70's at Arrowhead Stadium - home of the Kansas City Chiefs - where they served stars such as Johnny Carson and Ed McMahon. Later in life, he got into woodworking and made unique pieces such as lamps and various sculptures for family and friends. He semi-retired in 2015 to further pursue his hobbies and spend more time with his wife, family, and friends. His last job was as a shuttle driver at Hare Chevrolet in Noblesville. He had a plethora of Budweiser memorabilia acquired over the years, as well as a collection of wolf art.
He is survived by his wife, Amy Heckman; sons, Christopher (Gloria) Windhorst and Derek (Sarah) Heckman; step-children, Phillip Ingalls and Katie Ingalls; siblings, Jimmy Tomlin and Judy (Don) Wurz; grandchildren Miah, Damien, Cicily, Amalia, Azalia, Hannah and Harper; great grandchildren Hayden, Camden and Bronson; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and other extended family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald Heckman and Irma Schroeder; grandson, Timothy Heckman; and sister Helen Jo Tomlin.
Services will be held at 7:00 pm on Sunday, October 25, 2020 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Home, 1150 Logan Street in Noblesville, with Reverend Stanley Sutton officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 pm to the time of service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Wolf Park, 4004 East 800 North, Battle Ground, IN 47920 or www.wolfpark.org.