Wilbur J. Helferich

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Wilbur J. Helferich


Wilbur J. Helferich, 90, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 22, 2014.

Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, he was the son of the late John Matthew and Elizabeth Maurer Helferich.

Wilbur retired from Surgical Appliance Industries in Cincinnati and was previously employed by Garsons Shoes in Kenwood, Ohio. He faithfully attended Memorial United Methodist Church in Greer.

He is survived by his sister Ethel Sattler of Petoskey, MI, sister-in-law Virginia Helferich of Greer, SC; nephews John Helferich and Ted Sattler, nieces Carol Davis, Ann Curtin, Gail Roslonski and Jean Chambers, great-nephews Michael and Matthew Davis of Greer: and numerous great nieces and nephews; and his faithful pet, Riley.

He was predeceased by his brother Howard Helferich.

Memorial services will be held Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 2:00pm at Memorial United Methodist Church in Greer. The family will receive friends following the service at the church.

Memorials may be made to Greenville Humane Society, 305 Airport Road, Greenville, SC 29607.

Online condolences may be sent to mackeymortuary.com. The Mackey Mortuary

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Published in The Greenville News from Apr. 23 to Apr. 24, 2014