Bernard (Bernie) L. Helmbrecht

Bernard L. Helmbrecht, 66, of Cambridge, passed away after a five-year battle with cancer on July 23, 2011 at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center.

Bernie served in the U.S. Army and was a Vietnam War veteran. He also served in the Cambridge Police Reserve.

Bernie is survived by his loving son Bernie Lee (Jessica Kordash), former spouse Linda Helmbrecht, father Ben Helmbrecht: brothers Danny, Allen, Rick (Leona); sister Judy (Tom) Roeschlien, and nieces and nephews. Bernie was proceeded in death by his mother, Shirley (Bedore) Helmbrecht.

Bernie was a special friend to many and always willing to lend a hand to anyone in need and will be greatly missed; his spirit lives on in the hearts of those who knew him. Per Bernie’s wishes, there will be no services.

  • http://Yahoo Emilio & Tess Acosta

    We’ll surely miss “Uncle Bernie”. He was always there for us. Words could not express our gratitude for all that he’s done for us. We’ll never forget him. Our sincerest condolence to his family.

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