Troy Michael Himmelspach
March 25, 1968 – December 15, 2019
Stayton – Troy, 51, passed away in
Portland unexpectedly. He was loved by many. Troy was born in
McMinnville to Dolly Himmelspachand Frank Shaffner later adopted by Alex Himmelspach.
He grew up in the Amity School district where he trained and
showed horses with his family he participated in the Yamhill
County High School Rodeo team also serving as president. Troy
drove semi-trucks, later he worked for Norpac as a boiler
operator and was a member of Local Union #670.Troy attended the Church of God of Prophecy located in
Aumsville. He was married to Linda Lorenzen on April 29, 2019
in Stayton. Troy was close with his brother Tony and together
they enjoyed building, fishing and hunting. In 2018 Troy beat
stage four colon cancer.
He is survived by his wife: Linda
Himmelspach of Stayton; mother: Dolly Himmelspach of Dayton;
father: Alex Himmelspach of Mandan, ND; children: Crystal
Himmelspach of Bakersfield, CA, Colton Himmelspach of Mill
City, Vincent Clark and Brandon (Krisstena) Wheeler of Salem;
brother: Tony (Renee) Himmelspach of Terrebonne; and 13
grandchildren. Troy was preceded in death by his daughter
Lacey in 1998.
Memorial service will be Saturday, December 28,
2019 at 2:00pm at Church of God of Prophecy in Aumsville.
Serving the family, North Santiam Funeral
Donations made to North Santiam Funeral Service in his name to
offset funeral expenses.