Carolyn Hedeen

Thursday, January 10, 2013

PARKER, Colo. -- Carolyn Ann Vincent Hedeen, 72, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Dec. 5, 2012.

Born Jan. 25, 1940, in Sikeston, Mo., daughter of the late Carl and Mildred Shuffitt Vincent, she was a 1958 graduate of Sikeston High School. She was a fashion model, a commercial pilot, a restaurant manager, an event planner, a country club manager and civic volunteer.

Her husband, Earl "Bill" Hedeen, survives.

Other survivors include: her children, Steve and Kimberly Stonestreet, Jay and Allison Harrison, Peter Hedeen and Catherine Chan, Jeremy and Kristyn Booth; her siblings, Carl "Jack" Vincent, Lois Boley, Marilyn Jo Evans, Thomas Vincent and Alvena Vincent; and eight grandchildren.

A celebration of life was held Dec. 16, 2012, at the PACE Center (Parker Arts Culture & Events Center) in Parker.

An additional celebration of life will be from 5-7 p.m. Jan. 25 at the Forum Restaurant in Macomb, Ill.