Nyack/ATS Trustee Emeritus: Dr. Walter Helsing, 1920-2011
Nyack College/ATS Trustee Emeritus, Dr. Walter J. Helsing went home to be with the Lord on February 9 at Providence Care Center in Beaver Falls, PA. Dr. Helsing, served on the Nyack/ATS Board of Trustees from 1965 to 2000.
A son of the late Walter and Blanche Kalinoski Helsing, Dr. Helsing was a resident of Brighton Township since 1976. A longtime member of the Christian Missionary Alliance Church, he more recently attended the First Presbyterian Church in Beaver.
The U.S. Army veteran served as a World War II captain, stationed in the Panama Canal Zone, Texas, and New Jersey. A 1942 graduate of Geneva College and 1945 graduate of Temple Medical School, he completed his internship in orthopedic surgery at the University of Pennsylvania.
After retiring in 1982, he served as president of the Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society, was a diplomat in the American College of Orthopedic Surgeons, was a member of the American College of Surgeons, and was a 60-year member of the Beaver County Medical Society.
In addition to serving on the Nyack/ATS Board of Trustees, he was a Beaver Valley YMCA trustee and founding member of Shell Point Village in Fort Myers, FL.
A service will be conducted by Rev. Jeffrey A. Arnold and Dr. Helsing's grandson, Rev. Dan Helsing at First Presbyterian Church. Private interment will be at Sylvania Hills Memorial Park. Online condolences may be shared at www.nollfuneral.com
- Remembering Robin Luce
- 2017 Sports Camp for Youth at Nyack College
- Nyack at its Best...Serving Others
- MAY 31: Nyack Scholars Symposium Presentation Proposal Deadline
- Nyack Artists Featured in East Village Multimedia Showcase
- Pastor Charles Galbreath Special Guest on Donna Baptiste Ministries Radio Broadcast
- School of Music Profs Conduct Three-Day Vocal/Opera Institute
- Nyack Alumnus Dr. Ty Buckman Named Provost at Mary Baldwin University
- 2017 Grads Are Nyack's Inaugural Class of Biology Majors
- Nyack Grads on "Good Morning, America" Segment
- Commitment to Mission Awards to Dean Glenn Koponen and Dean Wanda Velez
- The Legacy of Service at Nyack College and Alliance Theological Seminary
- Soccer Team Online Fundraiser
- Dr. Ron Walborn at Christian Health Care Center on "Embracing Your Grief"
- NATIONAL NURSES WEEK: Cheryle Phenicie, R.N.
- Celebrating the School of Nursing's "Surviving Six"
- Class of 2017....You Did It!
- The Nyack College Fishing Club's Big Catch
- Non-Profit Awards Dr. Jackie Washington Fellowship for Ecology Project in Costa Rica
- Seventh Year for Woman...Rite of Passage Ceremony
- Meet the 2017-2018 NYC Campus Student Government Officers
- The Forum....Issue #6
- Nyack's Wakefield Wins CACC Conference Golf Championship
- Jonathan Demme, a Nyack Organizational Leadership Guest Speaker
- Nyack Honor Society Students Celebrated
- Browse Blog Archive>>