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Leo Helmuth


Leo D. Helmuth, 64, Goshen, died Thursday, September 20, 2012 at his residence.

    He was born August 30, 1948, in Washington County, Iowa, to Harvey and Katie (Miller) Helmuth.

    He worked at Jayco for 29 years, until September 5, 2012 when his health no longer permitted.

    Surviving are three sisters, Ruby Yoder, Middlebury, Mable (Jonas) Miller, Shipshewana, and Marie (Bill) Miller, Middlebury; two brothers, Emil (Edna) Helmuth, Bell Centre, Ohio, and Olin (Alma) Helmuth, Shipshewana; and 27 nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents.

    Services were held Saturday, September 22, at First Mennonite Church in Middlebury with Pastor Mahlon Miller officiating.

    Burial is in Grace Lawn Cemetery, Middlebury.

    Memorials may be directed to IU Health Goshen Home Care and Hospice or the Elkhart County Cancer Society. 

    Online condolences may be sent at millerstewartfuneral

    Miller-Stewart Funeral Home in Middlebury was in charge of arrangements.