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Alan R. Helmig

Alan R. Helmig, age 60, of Hillsboro, passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 1, 2016, at the Degreeff Hospice House in St. Louis County.

Alan was born July 9, 1956, in St. Charles, a son to the late Alva J. and Mary Lou (Davis) Helmig.

Alan was a 1974 graduate of Orchard Farm High School in St. Charles County.

Alan was employed at Hussmann Refrigeration located in Bridgeton, Missouri until his retirement in December of 2014.

On January 8, 2011, Alan was united in marriage to Angela (Jennings) Helmig at St. Ambrose Church in St. Louis City.

Alan enjoyed hunting and fishing but his greatest joy came from spending time with his family and friends.

In addition to his spouse, Alan is survived by: son, Richard Helmig and his wife Shannon of Wentzville; two daughters, Angela Mullen and her husband Matt of St. Peters, and Jennifer Mendenhall of Wentzville; step-son, Daniel Jennings and his wife Heather of Hillsboro; step-daughter; Lindsay Christopher and her husband Jeremy of Hillsboro; brother, Dennis J. Helmig of St. Peters; two sisters, Virginia D. Shields and her husband John of Lonedell, MO., and Margaret G. Barber of Wright City; nine grandchildren, Brittany, Brooke, Cameron, Madison, Kylie, Ethan, Amelia, Tyler and Clayton and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

In addition to his parents, Alan was preceded in death by: step-son, Jonathan Jennings.

Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the Oklahoma Church of Christ in Linn. Funeral services will follow at 2:00 p.m. with Mark Gregor officiating. Interment will be in the Oklahoma Church of Christ Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Arrangements are under the direction of Morton Chapel, Linn, Missouri (897-2214) www.mortonchapel.com


Saturday, September 10, 2016
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Oklahoma Church of Christ
752 County Road 205
Linn, MO 65051

Funeral Service

Saturday, September 10, 2016
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Oklahoma Church of Christ
752 County Road 205
Linn, MO 65051


Saturday, September 10, 2016
2:30 PM

Oklahoma Church of Christ Cemetery
752 County Road 205
Linn, Mo 65051

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I'm so sorry to hear about Alan passing away... my heart goes out to his family. Haven't seen Alan since high school, Orchard Farm. He was a great guy, funny & so nice! I'll never forget his smile. May you rest in peace Alan.

Debby (Parker) Dinsmoor Sep 17 2016 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers go out to the family. Although he's gone, he'll live on in your hearts forever. Sending many hugs and healing love to all.

Luana Noel Sep 6 2016 12:00 AM

What wonderful person,probably the most generous person I ever meet,he would give you the shirt off his back! Al would bring extra snacks to work, just to share with some that were not as fortunate ! He loved helping people,and never complained about it! If ANYONE is in Heaven AL is! I will miss him with all my heart and send my sympathy to his family ,that he was so proud of! Miss ya Big AL ! Barry Taylor Saint Ann mo.

Barry Taylor Sep 6 2016 12:00 AM

My thoughts & Prayers to all Family & Friends! Alan-Dad will be missed so much! So many of our hearts are hurting right now! Until we meet again! We will love you for ever!

Crystal Sep 5 2016 12:00 AM