Youth In Australia
Heinze was born in West Germany and emigrated to Australia in 1959. He lived in Australia for most of his life with his parents and two older brothers, except for a brief time in the 1970s when they moved back to Germany.
A Rough Time
In 1990, Heinze’s mother died and in 2013, his father’s health began to deteriorate. Heinze’s dad had developed a heart condition, and Heinze had to give up his career to take care of him. Even though his father’s condition remained steady, tragedy struck again when Heinze’s oldest brother passed away…