Mark G. Heinen, 40, Durand, Illinois, died at 1:33 p.m., Tuesday, July 20, 2010 in Durand as the result of a motorcycle accident. Born October 3, 1969 in Rockford, Illinois, the son of Mr. and Mrs. George S. and Priscilla A. (Krase) Heinen. Married the former Renee Maness in Durand, Illinois on October 5, 2002. He was employed as a carpenter by Rubloff Development for over 20 years and thought of them as his family. He served with the Illinois National Guard from 1987-1993. Mark was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church. Graduated from Durand High School, Class of 1988. On the journey of life, Mark never met a stranger. \r\r\n\r\r\n Survivors include wife Renee Heinen; parents George and Priscilla Heinen, all of Durand, Illinois; brothers James (Heidi Kramar) Heinen, Durand, Illinois, Paul (Renee) Heinen, Lake Summerset, Illinois and Daniel Heinen, Durand, Illinois; nieces and nephews Zachary, Nicole, Rachel, Sasha, Mitchell, Jacob, Makenzie, Angelina and Samuel; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends and 3”boys” Gus, Sam and Mick. He was preceded in death by his grandparents. \r\r\n\r\r\n Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, July 24, 2010 in St. Mary Catholic Church, 602 West Main, Durand, Illinois with Msgr Eric Barr and Reverend David Beauvais concelebrating. Prayers will be said at the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. prior to the funeral. Burial in St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, Durand, Illinois. Visitation will be held at McCorkle Funeral Home, 101 Main Street, Durand, Illinois from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m., Friday, July 23. The rosary will be recited at 7:45 p.m., Friday. A memorial is to be established.