Homer Alaska - Obituaries

Story last updated at 2:28 PM on Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Dean Robert Heusel

Dec. 13, 1951-Sept. 12, 2012

Former Homer resident, Dean Robert Heusel, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, after a battle with cancer, surrounded by his family.

Born Dec. 13, 1951, in Kansas City, Mo., he held a degree in business from UMKC and started Heusel and Daughters Construction in Homer, in addition to working with Brother Asaiah cleaning local businesses. He met his wife, Shirley, while working as an EMT. He built super-insulated homes before moving to Boston, where he started LaserCartridge Plus, now Page After Page.

Dean loved woodworking, kayaking the great outdoors and golf, which he enjoyed greatly throughout his life.

Dean is survived by his wife Shirley of Wilmington, N.C.; daughter Sarah and her husband Mike Voss of Concord, N.H.; daughter Jenna Marcum and two granddaughters of Wilmington, N.C.; his parents Bob and Lucille Heusel of Prairie Village, Kan.; his brother Mark of Madison, Miss., nieces, nephews, and two grandnephews.

Arrangements were made by Rand-Harper-Pickering of Westborough, Mass.


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