Heaven Leigh Bolinger, 18, of St. Marys, Ohio, died 3:05 P.M. Monday, April 23, 2018, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident on Route 33, east of Saint Marys.
She was born June 12, 1999, in St. Marys, the daughter of Darrell Bolinger and Rachel Vogel.
Her mother, Rachel Vogel Flora, survives in St. Marys.
She is also survived by her infant son, Axel Stone Lyons of St. Marys; by her step-father, Israel Flora, of Elizabethtown, Kentucky; by her brother, Israel Flora, II of St. Marys;a sister, Lilyan Bolinger of St. Marys; by a family friend, Ben Carpenter of St. Marys; by her step-grandmother, Donna Flora of Elizabethtown, Kentucky; by her maternal grandparents, John and Sue Vogel of St. Marys. She is survived by numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, Darrell Bolinger; by her step-grandfather, Rick Flora; by her infant brother, Christian Flora.
Heaven was a 2017 graduate of St. Marys Memorial High School. She had enlisted in the US Army Reserves, and was scheduled to leave for basic training in a few weeks. She planned on being a combat medic. She loved music and singing, and had been a member of “Glitter and Gold” Show choir at Memorial High School. She liked to draw, and was a real “people person” with many, many friends.
Funeral rites will be held 2:00 P.M. Saturday, April 28, 2018, at the Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road, St. Marys, the Reverend Bill Maki, officiant. Family will receive friends from noon until the time of services Saturday.
Friends may call from noon until the time of services on Saturday at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to the Resource and Opportunity Center in St. Marys. Condolences may be sent to Heaven’s family via Millerfuneralhomes.net