The Fraser Stryker family mourns the passing of partner Geof Heiden on October 24, 2011. Geof was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on December 10, 1946. He was preceded in death by his parents, Phyllis Carpenter Heiden and George William Heiden. He graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 1969 and from Law School at the University of Michigan in 1974. Between degrees, he served with the United States Army in Vietnam.
Geof was active in the community, having served on the Board of the Bellevue University Foundation, the Douglas County Historical Society, and as president of Opera Omaha. He was also very active in the Vestry of All Saints Episcopal Church and a 20-year member of its choir.
Geof began his professional career with the law office of Bradford and Coenan in Omaha, NE and later became General Counsel and Managing Attorney of Peter Kiewit Sons Inc. He most recently was a partner here at Fraser Stryker, focusing on banking, finance, and commercial law.
He is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Connie Heiden; daughter and son-in-law, Christine and Matthew Dumich of Chicago, Illinois; brother Greg Heiden (Linda) of Bertrand, Nebraska; sister, Lori Russell (Jim) of Lincoln, Nebraska; three nieces and nephews.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, October 27, 2011, at All Saints Episcopal Church, 9302 Blondo Street, Omaha, Nebraska.