Mr. Arthur C. (Cleo) Helmick, 91, of Sutton, passed away on December 30, 2017. Cleo was born in April 20, 1926 to the late Arthur “Bird” and Orpha (Gregory). Mr. Helmick was A WWII veteran. He is preceded in death by a grandson, Jeremy Michael Brown, in 2005 and his wife, Betty Jean in 2014. Mr. Helmick is survived by his four children, Karen (Eddie) Price, Great Bend KS, Janice (Ricky) Brown, Sutton, WV, Ricky (Brenda) Helmick and Randy (Sheran) Helmick all of Sutton, WV. He is also survived by six grandchildren, Kevin Morrison, Shannon Morrison, Amy Brown, Gus Helmick, Ross Helmick and Serena Helmick and six great grandchildren, Bryce Straub, Logan Morrison, Kinley Jones, Danika Morrison, Adler Finn and Xela Lea Helmick.
He was always in a good mood and was always telling funny stories to family and friends. He was a handyman who would help anyone who needed it. He was a friend to everyone and was loved by all who knew him. He enjoyed trading with people.
Family will receive friends on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home, 378 Flatwoods Corner Road, Flatwoods, WV 26621 from 4-8 pm. Funeral services will be held in the Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home Chapel at on Friday, January 5, 2018 at 1 pm with Reverend Doug Smailes officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Hebron Cemetery, Sutton, WV. Words of comfort and fond memories can be expressed at stockert-paletti.com.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Mt. Hebron Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 292, Flatwoods, WV 26621.
The Stockert-Paletti Funeral Home in Flatwoods, WV will be honored to the handle the arrangements of Mr. Arthur C. (Cleo) Helmick.