Michael Lewis Helt died on Nov. 2, 2020. He was 76 years old. Born in Santa Ana, to Hayden and Velma Helt. Michael moved to Yucaipa in 2010, where he made many friends at Yucaipa Crest.
He was an avid fan of NASCAR racing. He also loved bowling in the Golden Ages league in Redlands.
Michael was a very generous person who always helped others and loved all his family and friends. He is survived by five sisters. Shirley Harman of Oregon, Sandra Meis of Kansas, Betty Kingma of Yucaipa, Karon Martinez of California, Karen Adams of Utah, and two brothers, Walt Thomas of Wisconsin and Darrell Helt of Colorado.
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a celebration of life will be held in early June 2021.