Stephen Helm, 71, of Wellington, passed away June 6, 2021 at Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence.  A party, celebrating his life will be held August 21, 2021 at the Lexington VFW. A private burial will take place at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville.  Memorials may be made to the Wellington Lion’s Club or VFW Post 4052.  Arrangements have been entrusted to Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home in Lexington.