Peter Charles Heinz died July 15. He was 57.
Mr. Heinz was born Sept. 30, 1955, in Portland. He attended St. Thomas More Grade School and Jesuit High School, before heading to Gonzaga University in Spokane for a degree in communications. He initially worked for national defense contractors in San Diego and Denver. He then went into office-equipment sales and worked for several companies over the next two decades. He was married twice, first to Karen Fleming, the mother of his two children, and then to Amy Heinz.
He is survived by his parents, Joseph and Eleanor Heinz, Portland; children, Ryan Heinz, Durango, Colo., and Jennifer Jacobsen, Littleton, Colo.; two grandsons; sister, Laure Heinz, Taos, N.M.; and brothers, Todd Heinz, Ontario, and Spencer Heinz, Portland.
A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Thomas More Church. Memorial donations can be made to Good Samaritan Foundation, 1015 NW 22nd Ave., Portland, OR 97210; or St. Thomas More School, 3521 SW Patton Road, Portland, OR 97221.