Services for Wayne Helgenset
Mon, 07/10/2017 - 9:05am admin
Wayne Helgenset, age 73, resident of McIntosh Senior Living in McIntosh, MN, and formerly of Thief River Falls, MN, passed away on Tuesday, July 4th, at Essentia Health Hospital in Fosston.
Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 18th, at McIntosh Senior Living with the Rev. Gordon Syverson officiating. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery, Erskine. Military honors will be provided by the National Guard Honors Team. Arrangements are with the Carlin Funeral Home, serving McIntosh, and messages of condolence may be sent at www.carlinfuneral.com.
Wayne Arnold Helgenset was born on January 17, 1944 in Thief River Falls, Minnesota to parents Arnold and Margaret (Hanson) Helgenset. He grew up and attended school in Thief River Falls.
He entered the United States Army in May of 1968 and received his honorable discharge in May of 1970. Following the service, he worked for Davidson Well Drilling in Thief River Falls. He lived in St. Hilaire and he had also lived in Grand Forks, North Dakota. After suffering a stroke, he lived out his remaining years at McIntosh Senior Living in McIntosh, Minnesota.
Survivors include his brother, John Helgenset of Thief River Falls, MN; nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his sister, Rheta Larson.