On the morning of April 9, 2022 Keith Helmer, 55, of Barstow, California was peacefully reborn into Heaven following a brief battle with health problems. Keith was born and raised in Barstow, California. In his earlier years, he resided in Barstow and attended the Adventist K-8 and Barstow High School. Keith started trucking at the age of 16. His love and passion for Peterbilt grew and he built many friendships that remain to this day. Keith had many hobbies besides trucking. He loved shooting guns, collecting coins, and riding his Harley.
Keith is survived by three children, James Helmer, Jessica Helmer, Kayla Purdy; stepdaughter, Jolynn Warner; four granddaughters, Dakota, Olivia, Kenidee, Addison; two grandsons, Levi and Wrangler; mother, Joyce Helmer; brother, Kenneth Helmer, and other family and friends.
God bless all those who knew and loved him and were able to share joy with him during his short time in the world. Remember, when you hear thunder, it is the Barstow Outlaw revving his Harley.