April 29, 1961 ~ August 14, 2014
Neal passed away on August 14, 2014 at his home in Fargo under the care of Hospice and his loving family after a short battle with ALS. Neal was born on April 29, 1961, the son of Robert LC and Margaret (Schultz) Hegland. He was raised in Fargo and graduated from Fargo North High in 1979. He was united in marriage to the love of his life, Cherie Hanson Heskin on September 10, 2011.
Neal loved spending time with family and friends and cruising on his Harley.
He will be greatly missed by his wife “Honey Buns”; his step daughters – Kayla and Briana Heskin; and his grandson, Carter, all of Fargo. Also surviving are his brother, Joe (Elaine) Hegland of Jamestown, ND; his sisters – Cindy (Mike) Malone of Parker, CO; Deb (Joe) Witcik of Freeport, IL; and triplet siblings – Diane (Pat) Wilson of Fargo; and Richard (Tawny) Hegland of Plummer, MN. He also leaves several beloved nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, aunts, uncles and a special cousin, James Schultz.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations may be given to Hospice of the Red River Valley or to ALS.