PAUL HENRY HELWIG

Funeral services have been held for Paul Henry Helwig, 74, of Calabash, NC. He passed away September 11 at his residence. He was the son of the late Harold Helwig and Erna Pusemann Helwig. Paul grew up in Weehawken and was a veteran of the United States Army serving in Vietnam Conflict. He served on the Weehawken Police Department for many years and retired as a Lieutenant. He received a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice from New Jersey City University and was an avid Corvette and Hot Rod aficionado. He was a longtime member, 49 years, of the B.P.O. Elks Club #1456 in Weehawken, NJ and longtime member of the American Legion Post 0503 of Calabash, NC. Surviving are his wife Barbara Helwig; a son Peter Helwig and grandson, Paul Helwig; a stepson, Patrick Flood (Heather) two step-grandchildren Audrey and Murphy; a brother, Peter Helwig (Donna); a sister Dorothy Helwig; a sister-in law, Catherine Securda (Jack); several nieces and nephews.