Philip Wayne Helchen, of Menomonee Falls. Born to Life on April 4, 1932. Born to Eternal Life on December 31, 2018. Beloved husband of the late Janice M. Helchen (nee Fuller). Dear father of Philip "Chip" Helchen Jr., Jeanine (John J.) Badke III and Jerry (Brandy) Helchen. Loving grandfather of Joshua Olin, John J. (Samantha) Badke IV, Leah Badke and Lexie Badke, Marissa Helchen and Kaylee Helchen. Fond brother of Paulette (the late Vince) Janikas. Fond brother-in-law of Gail (George) Drenzek, Allen (Kathy) Fuller and Kathy (Robert) McCarrier. Also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his parents Laura and Harold Helchen, mother and father-in-law Beulah and Gerald Fuller, daughter Renee Olin, grandson Dustin Olin, brothers Don and Robert Helchen, sisters-in-law Nancy Helchen and Leah Fuller, and numerous dear family and friends. Special thanks to the staffs at St. Anne's Salvatorian Campus and The Arboretum.
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Visitation Saturday, January 5, 2019, 10 AM to 12 Noon at the Schramka Funeral Home, W164 N9034 Water St., Menomonee Falls, with a Funeral Service at 12 Noon. Burial to follow at Wisconsin Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Anne's Salvatorian Campus. 3800 N. 92nd St., Milwaukee, 53222 would be appreciated.