Donald H. Helmbrecht

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  • Name: Donald H. Helmbrecht
  • Location of Birth: Henning, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: November 27, 1939
  • Date of Death: October 4, 1975 (35 years old)
  • Parents: Harvey Helmbrecht and Genevieve (McGowan) Helmbrecht
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  • Branch: Marine Corp
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    Donald was a member of the United States Marine Corps from 1958 to 1962. He was stationed at Alamitos, California.

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    Donald married Leta Wallace on February 13, 1960 in Paynesville, Minnesota.

    He moved to Grand Rapids, Minnesota in 1965 to work for the United Parcel Service.

    He is survived by his mother, Mrs. Genevieve Helmbrecht; his wife, Leta; four sons, Randy, Donald, Wade and Wally; and three brothers, Duane, Dale, and Delwin.

    Donald died by drowning while hunting ducks at Henning, Minnesota and is buried in Harris Cemetery at Grand Rapids, Minnesota. (Plot

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