Carolyn Lavita Heins passed away Wednesday August 7, 2019 at her home. She was born February 27, 1935 to the late Hap and Lily (Poff) Ward. She married Duane Heins February 21, 1960 in Kokomo. He survives her.

Carolyn graduated from Kokomo high school and worked at Kingston products and a few other factory's in her years. She loved her kids very much, and they all turned out well. Carolyn was a fine cook and a very good sewer. She went to Baptist church and later attended Center Methodist at Young America.

She has three sons, Frank, Fred and Greg Heins, four grandchildren, Bethany, Christen, Andrew and Emily, four great grandchildren, Brooklyn, Parks, Anna Bell and Jaxson Heins.

She had three brothers have have passed before her, Charles, Floyd and Andy, and sisters, Ana May, Alma, Philis, Evelyn and Lettie.

Funeral services for Carolyn will take place at Ellers Mortuary Main Street Chapel on Monday, August 12, 2019 at 1:00pm with Pastor John Newman officiating. Friends and family will gather from 11am to 1pm prior to the service. Burial will take place at Kokomo Memorial Park Cemetery.

If you wish to make a contribution in Carolyn's memory, please do so towards the Salvation Army. Please visit to sign the guest book, leave an online condolence or to leave a donation.