Leonard Helgoth, 79, of David City, died Sunday, February 4, 2018, at St. Joseph's Villa In David City.
Mass of Christian Burial
Thursday, February 8, 2018 10:00 a.m.
St. Francis Catholic Church, Center
Rev. Sean Timmerman, Celebrant
Visitation Thursday, 9 am to 10 am
Rosary 9:30 a.m. at the church
Winfields, immediately following the mass
Committal Thursday, 1:00 p.m.
St. Bonaventure Catholic Cemetery, Columbus, Nebraska
Memorials: St. Francis Catholic Church, Center
Leonard J. Helgoth was born January 17, 1939 in David City, Nebraska to Charles and Catherine (Spiecher) Helgoth. He graduated from David City High School. Leonard served in the United States Army. Leonard lived and farmed on the family farm that was homesteaded in 1883. He was a lifelong Butler county resident, and a member of St. Francis Catholic Church, Center. Leonard especially enjoyed working with his brother and nieces and nephews in the Helgoth watermelon business.
He is survived by nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by his parents, brothers Richard and Louis, sister Lucille Vanis.