Nicholas Eugene Helsel, 31, of Sheepskin Flat Road, Roaring Spring, died Friday afternoon after a battle with diabetes.
He was born in Altoona, son of Debra L. Bowser.
He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Gary Bowser of Roaring Spring; and his grandmother, Hazel Howsare of Roaring Spring.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Eugene Howsare, and his great-grandparents.
Nicholas was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Roaring Spring.
He previously was employed at Edgemate, Roaring Spring, and Cove Shoe Co., Martinsburg.
Nicholas enjoyed riding four-wheelers, working on cars and motorcycles and Harley Davidson Motorcycles.
Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Todd T. Thompson Funeral Home Inc., Roaring Spring, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 25, 2013, by the Rev. Joe Surin. Interment will be in Holsinger Cemetery.