Funeral services for Kent Helmcamp, 50, of Buffalo, were held 10 A.M., Thursday, October 24, 2019 at Walters’ Buffalo Funeral Home in Buffalo, Texas. Officiating at the service was family friend, Bro. Lee Weiler, and the eulogy was read by Randy Helmcamp. Interment followed in the Buffalo City Cemetery.
Kent Helmcamp was born in Channelview, Texas on October 2, 1969 to Gary Kent and Susan (Mouton) Helmcamp. He was a lifelong resident of Buffalo and sometimes attended Donie Baptist Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, mowing, equipment operating and power lifting. He worked 13 years for Nucor Steel and also as a Pipeline Superintendent in the oil industry. Kent was a loving father and son. He was always glad to help others.
Kent passed away on October 18, 2019 in a Houston hospital. He was preceded in death by his father, Gary Kent Helmcamp and an uncle, Allen Leon Helmcamp. Surviving family includes his son, Nathan Kent Helmcamp; daughters, Savannah Sudrene and Maryelle Helmcamp; his mother, Jana Susan Helmcamp; brother, Rusty Helmcamp (wife, Brandy); nieces and nephews, Dalton Helmcamp (wife, Lauryn Skye), Lauren Christine Helmcamp, Colton Weiler (fiance’, Ashlynn Neuman), Hagen Helcamp and Shelby Fields; great nieces and nephews, Sutton and Konnor Helmcamp and Niah Fields and aunts and uncles, Jack Helmcamp (wife, Karen), Scott Mouton (wife, Donna) along with numerous extended family and friends.
Pallbearers: Dalton Helmcamp, Hagen Helmcamp, Colton Weiler, Randall Helmcamp, Randy Helmcamp and Joseph Sanders
Honorary Pallbearers: Wayland Beaty and Sam Richards
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, P. O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or www.cancer.org/involved/donate/donate-by-mail-or phone.html
Arrangements were under the direction of Walters’ Buffalo Funeral Home in Buffalo, Texas. www.buffalofuneralhome.com