Alan Wade Dornbush Heeke

Alan Wade Dornbush Heeke, 45, passed away at his home in New Albany on June 17th, 2024. He was a loving son, brother and friend. Alan was a huge Louisville Cardinals fan who enjoyed collecting knives and firearms, admiring fast motorcycles and spending time at the Kentucky/Indiana walking bridge. Being deaf from birth, he became an ally and advocate for the deaf community at large. He will be missed by all who were fortunate enough to meet him. Alan was preceded in death by his father Gregory Dornbush and is survived by his mother, Sallie Heeke and his three sisters, Teresa Brittain, Amy Stoll and Megan Martin. Cremation was chosen as the form of burial. A private ceremony will be held at a later date.



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