Irwin “Curly” Helgeson


Irwin “Curly” Helgeson

Wanamingo, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA
Death 27 Jul 1991 (aged 77)
Rochester, Olmsted County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Kenyon, Goodhue County, Minnesota, USA
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Irwin (Curly) Helgeson, age 77 of Kenyon, passed away on Saturday, July 27, 1991 at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester.

He was born May 27, 1914, in Wanamingo Township to Henry and Inger Overby Helgeson. He was united in marriage to Bessie Murdock on February 23, 1939, in Northwood, Iowa. He spent most of his life in Kenyon where he worked for Wunderlich Grocery and the City of Kenyon. He retired in 1979.

He is survived by his wife, Bessie of Kenyon; one son, Duane of Farmington, Minnesota; one daughter, Mrs. Earl (Diane Kennedy) Williams of Rochester; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Helen Shelby of Kenyon and Martha Stokke of New Brighton, Minnesota.

He was preceded in death by one son, Roger, on December 4, 1989; his parents, five brothers and two sisters.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, July 31, 1991, at United Methodist Church in Kenyon with the Rev. David J. Brown III officiating. Organist was Barbara St. John and soloist was Linda Cordes.

Casket bearers were Randy Helgeson, Kevin Helgeson, Glenn Helgeson, Todd Helgeson, Darren Kennedy, and Kenneth Helgeson.

Interment was in Kenyon Cemetery.


Twin to Helen Helgeson Shelby

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