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Mark Heesch, a 1979 graduate of Hastings High School, hasn't had the smoothest life.

At the age of 30, he became a single father of three children ages 4, 3 and 1. His wife had left them, and the couple eventually divorced, said Eden Prairie resident Mallory Heesch, Mark's second oldest.


"He, without even questioning it, just took responsibility," Mallory said.

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Katrina Styx
Katrina Styx has been a reporter for the Hastings Star Gazette since 2010. She has a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in journalism from the University of Wisconsin - River Falls. Prior to coming to Hastings, Katrina reported for weekly newspapers in Jordan, Minn., and River Falls, Wis.
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