Eugene Louis Heldt, 87, of West Union, Iowa died Sunday, October 23, 2022 at Copper Creek in West Union, Iowa. He was born July 10, 1935 to Louis J. and Gertrude Leatta (Moulton) Heldt in Oelwein, Iowa.
Eugene graduated high school, served in the United States Army and worked as an Electrician. In 1957, Eugene was united in marriage with Arvella Jane Reeder. Two sons were born to this union.
Eugene is survived by his sons, Martin (Elizabeth) Heldt of Coos Bay, Oregon and Mitchell Heldt of Oelwein, Iowa; three grandchildren, Derek Heldt, Karl Heldt and Valeri Heldt; and his siblings, James Heldt, Jackie Greco, George Heldt, Patty Baker and Detrick “Dicky” Heldt.
Preceding Eugene in death were his wife, Arvella Heldt on October 26, 2004; his parents, Louis and Gertrude Heldt; and his siblings, Janice Volker, Robert Heldt, Joel Heldt, John Heldt and Richard Heldt.
There are no services planned at this time.
Burnham-Wood-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Service of West Union, Iowa is assisting the family with arrangements.