Pat and Dave Helmkamp
50th Wedding Anniversary Pat Wirick Helmkamp and Dave Helmkamp were married on July 13, 1968 (The first day of the first Three Rivers Festival) at St. Hyacinth Catholic Church in Ft. Wayne. Pat graduated from Indiana University and retired from St. John the Baptist Catholic School FW after 40 years of teaching. Dave graduated from St. Francis college and retired from the Allen Co. Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. They are the proud parents of Tom (Melissa) and Mark (Tara). They have also been blessed with five grandchildren: Madelyn, Alex, Alyssa, Ella and Camden. They will celebrate with a family trip to Michigan in July and a dinner in August.