Heartland Funeral Home was founded in June 2009 and is based in Brandon, SD. We serve the communities of Brandon, Valley Springs, Sioux Falls, Tea, Harrisburg and surrounding rural areas. Funeral Director, Todd Winkel, was born and raised in the Sioux Falls area and came back home to establish Heartland Funeral Home after serving as Funeral Director for Kincade Funeral Chapel in Sturgis, SD. Prior to that, Todd served under Ken Ripley of Kessling Larson Funeral Homes in Mobridge, SD.











Originally from Corpus Christi, TX, Mr. Gonzales serves as a Funeral Assistant with Heartland Funeral Home. As a licensed Business Broker, he holds a Bachelors degree from Mount Marty College, and an MBA from the University of South Dakota. Mr. Gonzales stays busy with various civic and social organization, and coaching his son’s baseball team. Rey, his wife Jennifer, and their two sons reside in Brandon, SD.