Richard Helmers |

Richard Helmers

Richard Thwing Helmers, 74, of Rough and Ready died Thursday, Sept. 23, at home.

No services are planned.

Mr. Helmers was born June 10, 1930, in Duluth, Minn., to Fred and Dorothy (Thwing) Helmers. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1948 to 1952. He was an artist. He enjoyed artwork.

He is survived by his sister, Marie Bahlke of Kalamazoo, Mich.; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Dorothy Helmers; sister, Helene Dorn; and brother, Fred Helmers.

Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel of the Angels Mortuary.

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