Herman Larry Helfrich(1931-2013)

Herman Larry Helfrich, 82, of Front Royal, VA passed away after a 15 year battle of cancer at the VA Medical Center.

Born February 11, 1931 in Washington, DC he was the son of the late Herman A. and Elizabeth McCoy Helfrich.

He was a veteran of the US Army and a member of the VFW in Front Royal.

He is survived by five children, Herman L. Helfrich, II of Front Royal, VA, Ronald E. Helfrich of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Rose Mary Helfrich of Springfield, VA, Eric W. Helfrich of Front Royal, VA, and David V. Helfrich of Alexandria, VA; two grandchildren, Steven and Aiden Helfrich; and one brother, Charles E. Helrich of Tampa, FL.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 50 years, Doris Helfrich.

Graveside services with military honors will be held at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Martinsburg VA Medical Cancer Center, 510 Butler Ave., Martinsburg, WV 25405.

Arrangements by Brown Funeral Home.

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Published in Northern Virginia Daily on Sept. 9, 2013