Heidi Hornbeek, age 36 of Phoenix, passed away December 22, 2013.
… graduating from University of Arizona, where she was also a highly decorated gymnast and a member of the hall of fame. She then attended medical school in Kirksville, MO. Heidi then practiced medicine in the Arizona area until her passing.
A memorial mass will be held 10 am on Friday December 27, 2013 at St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church, 3130 N. 51st Ave, Phoenix. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Halo Animal Shelter of the Humane Society of Arizona.
Heidi was an NCAA Champion on Floor.
Mary Wright recalls her competing triple tuck dismount on Bars. Others recall Heidi training Def.
Cause of death has not been confirmed.