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Phillip Eugene Helland

August 20, 1950 May 18, 2018
Phillip Eugene Helland
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Obituary for Phillip Eugene Helland

Phillip Eugene Helland, age 67, of rural Lake Mills, passed away on Friday, May 18, 2018, at his home.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Scarville with Pastor Randy Baldwin officiating. Burial will take place in the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, rural Scarville.

Visitation for Phillip will be on Monday, May 21, from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at Mittelstadt Funeral Home, 902 East Main Street in Lake Mills and will continue one hour prior to the service at the church.

Phillip Eugene Helland was born in Albert Lea, MN on August 20, 1950, the son of Alvin and Madeline (Pederson) Helland. He grew up in rural Bricelyn, Minnesota and Scarville, Iowa, and graduated from Lake Mills Community School in 1968.

He was united in marriage to Leona (Roberts) Helland on April 25, 1987, at Immanuel Lutheran Church. Phillip enjoyed spending time with family, camping and fishing, carpentry work in his shop, computers, nature, and making cars for the derby races at Family Christmas.

Phillip is survived by his wife Leona; children Christopher (Krystal) Helland of Scottsdale, AZ, Michael Helland of Grimes, IA, OnaLee (Dale) VanHeiden of Lake Mills, Melissa (Otis) Sorbo of Waldorf, MN, and Nicky Helland of Forest City, IA; and seven grandchildren Piper Helland, Jareth Cross, Treize & Teyla VanHeiden, and Gavin, Delilah & Lillian Sorbo. He is also survived by brothers and sisters Richard (Nancy) Helland of Emmons, MN, Carolyn Thompson of Austin, MN, Judy Roslien of Moberly, MO, Wayne (Ellen) Helland of Scarville, IA, and Karen (David) Helland of Springfield, IL; as well as many nieces, nephews, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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5:00 PM 5/21/2018 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 5/21/2018 7:00:00 PM
Mittelstadt Funeral Home

902 East Main Street
Lake MIlls, Iowa 50450

Mittelstadt Funeral Home
902 East Main Street Lake MIlls 50450 Iowa
United States

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10:30 AM 5/22/2018 10:30:00 AM
Immanuel Lutheran Church

105 East 3rd Street Scarville, Iowa 50478
Scarville, Iowa 50473

Immanuel Lutheran Church
105 East 3rd Street Scarville, Iowa 50478 Scarville 50473 Iowa
United States

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