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PFC William J Helmick, Sr

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PFC William J Helmick, Sr

  • Birth 30 May 1940 Shaw, Mineral County, West Virginia, USA
  • Death 10 Dec 2006 Gormania, Grant County, West Virginia, USA
  • Burial Bayard, Grant County, West Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 76304801

SHAW,WEST VIRGINIA -- William J. Helmick Sr., 66, Gormania, W.Va., died Sunday, Dec. 10, 2006, at his home.

Born on May 30, 1940, in Shaw, W.Va., he was a son of the late Joseph M. and Katie E. (Nelson) Helmick. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Kay F. (Duckworth) Helmick, in 2005; two sisters, Frances Kitzmiller and Mary Haupt; and by two brothers, Charles Helmick and Calvin Helmick.

He attended the Bayard Church of God. A retired coal minor, he was a member of UMWA Local 1444, Bayard, W.Va. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving from 1959 to 1962.

He is survived by two sons, William "Billy Jo" Helmick Jr., Warren, Ohio, and Ronald J. Helmick, Gormania; two stepdaughters, Joyce Pennington, Mt. Storm, W.Va., and Yvonne Boyland, Fla.; one sister, Shirley Kent, Gormania; one brother, Bruce Helmick, Gormania; and one grandson.

Friends will be received this evening, Thursday, Dec. 14, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Stewart Funeral Home, Oakland.

A service will be held at the Bayard Church of God on Friday at 11 a.m., with the Rev. William McCallister officiating. Friends may arrive one hour prior to the service.

Interment will be in the Bayard Cemetery.

Military honors will be accorded at the cemetery by members of the various veterans' organizations of southern Garrett County.


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born: Shaw, Mineral, WV
died: Gormania, Grant, WV

father: 108354343 Joseph McClure Helmick
mother: 108354364 Katie Nelson Helmick

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  • Added: 10 Sep 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 76304801
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for PFC William J Helmick, Sr (30 May 1940–10 Dec 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 76304801, citing Bayard Cemetery, Bayard, Grant County, West Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Thirdrock (contributor 46854853) .