Richard Helwig of Oconomowoc went home to his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, December 20, 2017. He peacefully passed away with his family by his side at AngelsGrace Hospice.
Richard always enjoyed his days up north, going to Packer games, and his time spent with family during Christmas. He acknowledged his faith in Christ Jesus and was at peace knowing the next stop of his journey was home in heaven.
He is survived by his daughter, Suzanne White (nee Helwig); his sons Todd (Sandy), Christopher (Elizabeth) and Patrick (Kristin); stepchildren Amy (Bob) Beckers and Ryan (Melanie) Fick; and brother of Don (Elaine), Bob (Cindy) and the late Ken Helwig. He is also loved by his grandchildren Zachary, Nathan, Sydney, Jackson, Landon, Bella and Lucas, and Danika; step-grandchildren Timothy, Jacob, Madyson, Lilly, Lauryn and Joey; and his many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Friends may visit on Friday, December 29, from 11 a.m. until time of the memorial service at 1 p.m., all at St. Matthews Evangelical Lutheran Church, 818 W. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc, WI 53066.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262-5674459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.