Edward C. Heinsen passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 4th. Ed was born in Michigan City, Indiana on October 2nd, 1917. He was a WWII Veteran who served in the United States Coast Guard. He owned E.C. Heinsen Construction company and built many homes, buildings and 44 churches in the Central Fla. area. Ed was a member of Lockhart Baptist Church. He was predeceased by his wife of 70 years, Marilyn, and leaves behind two sons, Jim Heinsen, Orlando, Fla., John Heinsen and his wife, Mari, Orlando, Fla., his daughter, Kathy Straughan and her husband, David, Atlanta, Ga. and his two Grandchildren, Shannon Straughan, Sonoma, Calif. and Ryan Straughan, Cottonwood, AZ. Ed had a multitude of dear friends who were like family to him. He loved the Lord Jesus above all else and was faithful in prayer and encouragement to all he knew and came in contact with. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Lockhart Baptist Church, 7601 Edgewater Dr., Orlando, FL. 32810 or the Wounded Warrior Project.