- Deceased's name: Beverly Ritt Hecker
- Age: 69
- Date: Dec. 23, 2012
- Hometown: Inver Grove Heights, MN
- Survived by: Brother Dennis E. (Christi) Hecker; sister Leiani (Bill) Jansen; and 13 nieces and nephews
Beverly Ritt Hecker, 69, of Inver Grove Heights passed away peacefully on Dec. 23, 2012. Preceded in death by husband Leo. Survived by brother Dennis E. (Christi) Hecker; sister Leiani (Bill) Jansen; and 13 nieces and nephews. Special thanks to the Pranghofer family and the long-term caregivers and friends. Beverly dearly loved Christmas and the holidays. Her heart was full of the spirit and faith. She was joyful in life. Beverly loved her family, they brought her much delight. Beverly will be missed by her family and friends. Communion service will be Friday, Jan. 4, at 10 a.m. at St. Anne's Episcopal Church, 2035 Charlton Road, Sunfish Lake.