March 23, 2003
Engel "Ben" Hecter of Bend died March 20 of natural causes. He was 84.
No service will be held at his request.
Mr. Hecter was born June 15, 1918, in Sheldon, Iowa,s to Ben and Kate (Solsma) Hecter. He married Minnie Van Hal on July 9, 1943, in Sheldon, Iowa.
He served in the Air....