Captain Phillip Arthur Heimbecker, Sr.

Captain Phillip Arthur Heimbecker, Sr.

Woodbury County Sheriff's Department, Iowa

End of Watch Friday, June 11, 1993

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Phillip Arthur Heimbecker, Sr.

Captain Phillip Heimbecker and Corporal Jon E. Hermann were killed when their patrol plane crashed shortly after takeoff.

They were transporting a prisoner at the time of the accident.

Captain Heimbecker had served with the Woodbury County Sheriff's Office for 28 years.

Bio

  • Age 57
  • Tour 28 years
  • Badge 97-4

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

transport

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My grandpa Heimbecker was the greatest man to ever walk foot on the planet, in my eyes. He taught me more about Integrity and Unconditional love than anyone else ever has. I miss you so much grandpa!!! I just want to hug you and say goodbye. You were taken from me on the day before my 16th birthday, and I've literally never been the same. I struggle a lot with you being gone. I wish I had your confidence. I wish I had your character. I wish I had you!! I love you so very very much! You had a definite affect on my life!

Aaron Phillips
Grandson

June 1, 2020

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