Stanley Lynn Helweg, born on March 30, 1954, went to be with his Lord on April 3, 2013. Stan was diagnosed with gastro-esophageal cancer in June 2012. After a courageous battle, he passed peacefully at his home in Eudora, Kansas.
For the past 32 years, Stan lived as a faithful, hard-working family man. His heart’s desire was to glorify the Lord Jesus, who he loved and served for over 40 years.
Stan’s family includes his wife, Michelle Helweg, and his children, Elizabeth (Helweg) and Micah Louis, Michael and Laura Helweg, Rebekah (Helweg) and Ben Peabody, David Helweg and Lopez Helweg, and his grandchildren, Mercedes Peabody and Emerald Peabody.
A celebration of Stan’s entrance into heaven will be held at Christ Community Church in Lawrence, KS on Monday, April 8, 2013, at 2:00 pm. There will be a visitation at the same location, on Sunday, April 7, 2013, from 2-4 pm and 6-8:30 pm.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to Christ Community Church, to help defray the family’s medical and funeral expenses, in care of the church, 1100 Kasold Dr., Lawrence, KS, 66049.