Elmer Heien, 88, of Le Mars passed away Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at his home in Le Mars, Iowa. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 19, 2010 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A. in Le Mars, Iowa. Reverend Greg Gabriel will officiate. Burial will follow in Resthaven Memory Gardens in Le Mars. Visitation with the family present will be after 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 18, 2010, with a Prayer service at 7:00 p.m., all at Carlsen Funeral Home in Le Mars. Visitation will resume 1 hour prior to the service on Sunday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy can be extended to the family through www.carlsenfuneralhome.com.