Gary Ray Heintz left this life the afternoon of 14 November 2021. He was 73. Gary was born October 6 1948 in Ponca City, Oklahoma. He was the oldest son of Wilbur Louis Heintz and Melba Ruth (Reinking) Heintz.
He is survived by two younger brothers Rex and Paul, both of Ponca City. Gary is also survived by numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
Gary never married and had no children. He graduated from Ponca City High School in 1968. Gary was a life long resident of Kay county and 51 year resident of Ponca City. Gary never met a stranger. He would strike up a conversation with anyone. He served his church in several callings suitable to his ability. He was a member of rural St Johns Lutheran Church of Ponca City located between Ponca City and Blackwell, 1998 North "S" street.
Gary will be placed to Rest at his chosen place between his parents and paternal grandparents, in Resthaven Memorial Park, Ponca City, Oklahoma. Visitation will be Sunday, November 21, 2021 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Grace Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Monday, November 22, 2021 at St Johns Lutheran Church with Pastor Mark Mozeik, officiating, interment will follow in the Resthaven Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Grace Memorial Chapel, Ponca City.