Ella J. Heimsoth


(Oct. 6, 2004)

The infant great-granddaughter of former Powell residents died Wednesday, Oct. 6 in Edmond, Okla.

Ella Joy Heimsoth was born Oct. 2 at Renaissance Hospital in Edmond. From birth to death four days later, she struggled daily to live.

Great-grandparents Ivan and Norma Heimsoth, formerly of Powell, preceded her in death. Ivan Heimsoth was manager of Powell Lumber Co. in the 1950s and moved to Cheyenne to operate a lumber yard.

The child's parents are Ivan (Butch) and Angie Heimsoth III of Gutrie, Okla. Other survivors include the grandparents, Ed and Jerry Heimsoth of Cheyenne.