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1938 Leo 2020

Leo Andrew Helfer

August 8, 1938 — November 12, 2020

Leo Helfer
1938 - 2020

Morganton - Leo Andrew Helfer, age 82, passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 12th He was born August 8, 1938 in Gastonia.

He married Paula Ann Helfer on November 9, 1968. Leo was a veteran of the armed forces, serving in the U.S. Army before becoming a tax auditor with the NCESC. After retiring, he enjoyed working in his garden and basking in nature.

He is survived by three children: Maria, Greg, and Angela; seven grandchildren: Anna, Carissa, Kara, Melody, Alex, Noah, and Cameron; one great-grandchild, Clarity; and many others whose lives were touched by his outgoing and generous nature.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, if you feel the need to stay home, a card or phone call to the family will be appreciated.
Condolences may be made to

Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia 704-864-5144 is serving the Family.
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