Robert E. Helmus, 91, of Ridgefield died on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at Candlewood Valley Health Care Center, New Milford.

He was husband of the late Dorothy (Drummey) Helmus; father of Robert Helmus (Becky), Peter Helmus (June), Drew Helmus and Lisa Evans (John Schapers, Jr.); grandfather of nine and great grandfather of two.

A Memorial Service will take place at a time and place to be announced.  There will be no calling hours.  Contributions may be to Meals on Wheels, 25 Gilbert Street, or Ridgefield Visiting Nurse Association, 90 East Ridge.

Kane Funeral Home, 25 Catoonah Street, is in charge of arrangements.