Raymond T. “Shorty” Helm, age 64, of Lebanon, died Friday at his home after an illness.
Raymond “Shorty” was born in Taylor County, KY, on February 9, 1953, the son of the late John L. “Pete” and Bessie Jane Sallee Helm. He spent his life farming and during his spare time enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a brother David Helm.
Raymond “Shorty” is survived by his three daughters and one son, Sandra Amador and her husband Graciano of Bardstown, Karen Burton and her husband Jerry of Springfield, Stacey Fernandez and her husband Paul of Bardstown and Raymond Helm and companion, Andrea Robinson of Willisburg. Also, surviving are 15 grandchildren, his brother and sister, Leonard Ray Helm of Lebanon and Ada Mae Gribbins of Elk Horn, and a very special friend, Gloria Bartholomew.
The funeral service for Raymond T. “Shorty” Helm will be held on Monday, July 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home with burial to follow in Merrimac Cemetery with casket bearers being Kevin Helm, Cody Helm, Mark Orberson, Phillip Orberson, Joe Orberson and Noel Amador.
The family request visitation from 5-8 p.m., Sunday, July 9, 2017 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.