Details for Jason Gregory Helgesen
April 7, 1976 - March 1, 2018
Evansville/Oregon, WI -- Jason Gregory Helgesen, age 41, died Thursday March 1, 2018 in Westfield, WI. He was born on April 7, 1976 to Gregory Helgesen and Robin Templeton Anderson in Madison, WI. He graduated from Oregon High School Class of 1994, and continued his education to become a Master Certified Ford Mechanic. Jason started his automotive career at Helgesen's Inc. in Evansville alongside his grandfather, Alvin and father, Greg Helgesen. He continued working as a mechanic for Kayser Ford in Madison. After working at Kayser Ford, he joined his brother, Jeremy, and they worked together at Helgesen Automotive in Wautoma. Jason loved to golf, was a talented artist and guitar player, he loved hunting and fishing. He was a gifted mechanic who could fix anything.
He is survived by his mother, Robin; and stepfather, Andy Anderson of Westfield; his father, Greg; and stepmother, Chris Helgesen of Evansville; brother, Jeremy (Lauren) Helgesen of Wautoma; step sisters Jenny (Dan) Ringhand, and Julie Flynn, both of Evansville; paternal grandmother, Dorothy Helgesen of Evansville; maternal grandmother, Donna Templeton of Stoughton; nephews, Bailey Flynn and newborn Cooper Helgesen; niece, McKenzie Fillner; along with his extended family of many aunts, uncles, cousins and many dear friends. He will be dearly missed by his family and constant companion, Max, his loving dog.
A memorial service will be held at 12 noon at St. John's Lutheran Church, 312 South 3rd St., Evansville, on Monday March 12, 2018, with Reverend Matthew Poock officiating. A visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service on Monday at Church. Ward-Hurtley Funeral Home Evansville is assisting the family. Memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Southern Wisconsin in Janesville, or to St. John's Lutheran Church Evansville in Jason's name. Condolences may be expressed at Wardhurtley.com