Derek Scott HEYINK

Derek Scott Heyink of Alliance, AB, formerly of Burns Lake, BC, passed away peacefully at the Killam Health Care Centre on October 13, 2015 at the age of 73 years.

He will be lovingly remembered by his wife Brenda; daughter Connie (Larry)Larson of Fox Creek, AB; three grandchildren Daryn Larson, Shauna Larson, Cheryl (Leander) Volz; and two great grandchildren Hailey and Remi Volz; one brother John (Jean) Heyink of Enderby, BC; one sister Myrna (Art) Mortenson of Telkwa, BC; several nieces, nephews, and friends.

Derek lived life to the fullest. He and Brenda loved traveling, camping and fishing and were off in their truck and camper every chance they had. He was a good friend, husband, father and grandfather and always ready to lend a hand to everyone he met. He will be missed.

As per Derek’s request, no funeral service will be held and cremation has taken place. Memorial donation may be made to a charity of your choice.


Your condolences will be approved within one business day. You will need a valid Facebook account. Please email us if you have any questions.