WO1 David J. Bellehumeur was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 09/06/2019 at the age of 70.3 from Heart disease
Manitowish Waters, WI
Flight Classes 69-35 and 69-33
Date of Birth 05/16/1949
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with 187 AHC in 70-71
Call sign in Vietnam RATPACK
This information was provided by Sammie Williams - obit

More detail on this person: David Bellehumeur, age 70, passed away on September 6, 2019 from heart disease. He is survived by his two children, Brian Bellehumeur and Therese (Bellehumeur) Parkes. He is also survived by his beloved mother Beverly Bellehumeur and sisters Mary Jo Yafchak, Susan Bellehumeur, Sarah Bellehumeur, Bonnie Blink and Amy Bellehumeur. He is preceded in death by his father John (Jack) and brother Peter. David served in Vietnam in the 187th Assault Helicopter Company from 1970-1971 as a Warrant Officer and Cobra Pilot. He was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross and the Bronze Star for his service and valor. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, active member of Ducks Unlimited for many years, and known for regaling all with his storytelling. All who knew him are invited to share memories, pictures and dinner. A Celebration of Life will take place on Tuesday, September 17th from 6:00pm - 8:00pm at the American Legion in Mequon. 6050 W Mequon Rd. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Wounded Warrior Project.

Burial information: Cremated

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