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Staff Sergeant Christopher Allen Heide

Staff Sergeant Christopher Allen Heide
  • July 20, 1990 - November 11, 2018
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
  • In honor of Christopher, memorials may be sent to Colleen McGill, "Crocheting for Christopher"; the scarves will be given to homeless veterans.
  • Crocheting for Christopher
    2101 Aringill Lane
    Matthews, NC 28104

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“We are so very sorry for your loss..I met Chris when my Ex Husband SFC. Marc Baker was his Recruiter..Chris was like part of my Family..Our Thoughts...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Jennifer Wright - Henderson, NC

“We were so sad to hear about the loss of Chris. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Tommy and Linda Wood - Fort Mill, SC

“My thoughts/prayers are with you Katy and the rest of the Heide family at this very tough time. May memories of Chris reign eternal. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Luke Pokrajac - Rock Hill, SC

“Chris and I where in Reception together when we both arrived at Fort Lewis, I was a new soldier and chris was coming from Korea. The week we spent in...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Christopher Hensler - Laporte, IN

“My sincere condolences to the Heide family. I know this is a very difficult time for the family and I pray God continues to comfort the family...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Lisa - SC

“Dear David and Margaret,We just learned of your huge loss and our hearts are hurting for you and your entire family. May you all find peace and...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Pat and Tom Ross Sanders - SC

“David and Margaret and family, i'm so very sorry for your loss . My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Dorothy Lancer - Hollywood, SC

“My heart goes out to his family. I went to High School with Chris and have since kept in touch. Chris was a close friend and I will never forget the...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Courtney Smith - Columbus, OH

“Katy and family, We are so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort through beautiful memories. Remembering Christopher playing hockey in the Court...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Rick, Lisa, Courtney, and AJ Jaworowski - SC


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On Sunday, November 11, 2018, U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Christopher Allen Heide of Mount Pleasant, SC, husband, father, son, grandson and brother passed away at the age of 28. He is survived by his wife Brehanna Heide, children David Heide, 5, and Addison Heide, 2, parents Nancy Heide of Mount Pleasant, SC, Roger Heide of Greenville, SC, brother Adam Heide of Fort Mill, SC, step-mother Katy Heide of Fort Mill, SC, brother Michael Heide of Mt. Pleasant, SC, grandparents M. Anne "Mimi" Thornton of Mount Pleasant, David "Grandpa" and Margaret Parlman of Isle of Palms, SC, aunts Autumn Steele, Ellen Richards, and Laura Martin, cousins Aubrie Martin, Becca Richards, Caroline Westover, Courtenay McDowell, Hailey Richards, Heywood Richards, Holly Steele, Kristen Fernandez, and Ryan Martin, his best friends, Steven "Fish" Conners and Jackson Butcher, his fellow soldiers, and his dog, Kaika.

Christopher was a ten-year veteran of the United States Army, and faithfully served his country both at home and abroad. A graduate of Wando High school, he was an active member of the ROTC. He enjoyed playing hockey, football, and basketball, and was an avid fan of the Carolina Gamecocks, Carolina Hurricanes, and Carolina Panthers. Christopher will forever be remembered for bearing an unrelenting devotion to the support of his family, friends, and brothers in arms, always putting others far ahead of himself. His funny, energetically charismatic, larger-than-life personality will be missed beyond words by all of his family, friends, and those multitudes of souls, from Charleston to Korea, who had the honor of his company and brotherhood.

His Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, November 20, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 11:00 am. Interment with full military honors will follow in Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens, 1308 Mathis Ferry Road. The family will receive friends in Stuhr's Mount Pleasant Chapel on Monday, November 19, 2018 from 6:00 until 8:00 pm.

In honor of Christopher, memorials may be sent to Colleen McGill, 2101 Aringill Lane, Matthews, NC 28104, "Crocheting for Christopher"; the scarves will be given to homeless veterans.