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Ed Heinold

January 22, 1947 ~ October 2, 2019 (age 72)



Ed Heinold - age 72 of Polo, MO passed away Wednesday morning, October 2nd, 2019 at North Kansas City Hospital. Ed was born on January 22nd, 1947 the son of Louis and Mildred (Andress) Heinold in Weaubleau, MO.  He was a 1965 graduate of Weaubleau High School.  Ed worked for Ford Motor Company in Claycomo, MO before retiring after 30 years of service.  He was a member of the UAW Local #249.  Ed was also a self-employed carpenter and he was excellent at it.  On August 31st, 1981 he was united in marriage to Cindy Jones at Bethel Christian Union Church in Polo, MO.  Ed was kindhearted and was always willing to help when asked.  He was a good friend.  Ed loved his daughters and entire family.  He enjoyed going to auctions to buy stuff.   Ed will be dearly missed by his family and friend.

Mr. Heinold was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Connie Poe.  Survivors include: wife, Cindy of the home; daughter, Melinda (Rick) Piper of Sheldon, MO; daughter, Lori (Randy) Leedy of Eldorado Springs, MO; daughter, Melissa Stephens of Eldorado Springs, MO;  brother, Ronald (Reta) Heinold of Liberty, MO; sister, Julia Colby of Bellevue, NE; brother-in-law, James (Shirley) Poe;  brother, Daryl (Gail) Heinold of Dubuque, IA; brother, Merlin (Pam) Heinold of Crane, MO; sister, Jana Stewart of Joplin, MO; sister, Jolynn (Gordon) Rhodes of Wentworth, MO; brother, John (Andrea) Heinold of Apache, OK.  Grandchildren: Brittany (Patrick) Figaro of Richwood, TX; Mitchell (Kourtney) Topping of Springhill, TX; Bethany (Brandon) Walker of Eldorado Springs; Cydnee (Clay) Regers of Butler; Michaela (Kyle) Robertson of Eldorado Springs; Marissa Stephens of Eldorado Springs; Jimmy Stephens of Eldorado Springs.  Great-grandchildren: Konner, Brylee, Alexandria, Olivia, and Eleanor. Numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family members also survive.  

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Parkinson's Foundation in memory of Ed and may be left at or mailed to the funeral home (PO Box 56 Polo, MO 64671). Memorial services will be held 11 AM Saturday, October 5th, 2019 at Stith Family Funeral Home in Polo. There is no scheduled visitation.  Friends may call at the funeral home Friday from 9 AM to 5 PM (the day prior).  Inurnment at a later date at Bethel Cemetery south of Polo. Arrangements entrusted to Stith Family Funeral Home in Polo. Online guestbook at

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Memorial Service
October 5, 2019

11:00 AM
Stith Family Funeral Home - Polo
301 E. Elm St.
Polo, MO 64671

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