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Katrina Lynn Heiden

HAMBDEN TWP. – Katrina “Katie” Lynn Heiden, age 38, of Hambden Township, perished tragically due to a house fire in her home on Sept. 8, 2022.

Born Sept. 5, 1984, to Perry Heiden and Lisa (nee Mansfield) Heiden, in Painesville, she was a lifelong Chardon and Hambden resident.

Katie’s greatest joy was spending time with her family. She loved taking Chloe and Carson to the water parks, the beach and coaching Chloe’s softball team. She loved visiting Arizona and music made her happy.

Katie was a lifelong learner; she never stopped her education. She graduated this past May from Lakeland Community College with her degree in radiology. She worked in some form of healthcare since she was 14 years old and currently was a radiology tech at University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center.

She had a huge heart for everyone, especially those is need and the elderly.

Katie is survived by the love of her life, Rob Sharp; son, Carson; parents; sisters, Jessica (Josh) Breedlove, of Windsor, Jackie (Fred Buck) Heiden, of Hambden; grandparents, William and Barbara Mansfield, of Hudson, and Judith Rexrode, of Willowick; and many loving nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

The family will host a Celebration of her Life at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 18, 2022, at Berkshire Schools, 14155 Claridon Troy Road, Burton.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Tunnel to Towers Foundation, www.T2T.org.

Arrangements made by the Burr Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Chardon. Information and condolences online at www.burrservice.com.