Kenneth "Ken" Heeb, 67, of Custer, South Dakota, formerly of Philip, SD , died March 12, 2012, at the Custer Regional Hospital in Custer.
Kenneth H. Heeb was born April 7, 1944, in Pierre, South Dakota, the son of David K. and Mary (Moss) Heeb. At the age of six weeks, his mother passed away, so Ken lived with various aunts and uncles until the age of seven, when his father married Helen. Ken attended Ottumwa rural school and Philip High School. While in high school, Ken was class president, Homecoming King, and very active in FFA, boxing and football.