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“My personal sympathy on what must have been a sudden loss of your son, Bradley. I know it must be very hard...but Bradley is in a good place. God...Read More »
1 of 61 | Posted by: jtmccool5@aol.com - Manorvile, NY

“I will miss Bradley soo much. He was a really nice guy and will forever be good in my thoughts. ;) ”
2 of 61 | Posted by: Elizabeth Friel - Westport, CT

“As a Fairfield Prep brother, I want to send my heartfelt condolences to Brad's family. 'Daniel Coyle 2013 ”
3 of 61 | Posted by: Danny Coyle - Fairfield, CT

“Peter and the Helt Family- Please accept our deepest condolences on your loss of Bradley. We remember him well from Coleytown Mid and on the...Read More »
4 of 61 | Posted by: Michael Lombardo - Westport, CT

“Dear Peter and family, Connie and I extend our sincerest condolences to all of you on the untimely loss of Bradley. There are no adequate words at a...Read More »
5 of 61 | Posted by: Sandi Gerson and Connie Milano - NY

“Dear Cheryl, Peter, and Jeffery, There are no words to express the deep sadness that resides in our hearts. We pray that you all have the strength...Read More »
6 of 61 | Posted by: Johanna Maleki - Savannah, GA

“Bradley, sorry we can't be there tomorrow (we are abroad with the school) but we will be there in our thoughts. Rest in peace, we will miss you!! ...Read More »
7 of 61 | Posted by: Corbinian & Annabelle Wanner - CT

“Peter, Cheryl and Jeff It is with very heavy hearts that we write this. Bradley was a wonderful boy, so full of fun and energy. We will always...Read More »
8 of 61 | Posted by: The Wisher Family - westport, CT

“Cheryl, Peter and Jeffrey, Words can not express the deep sorrow we feel for Bradley and all of you. Colin and Bradley's friendship goes all the...Read More »
9 of 61 | Posted by: The Findley Family - Westport, CT

“Dear Cheryl, Peter and Jeffrey, We are all so deepened saddened by the loss of dear Bradley. We remember his fun-loving nature, times spent on the...Read More »
10 of 61 | Posted by: Ed Horne - Westport, CT

“Dear Helts, I don't think we ever met but I saw Bradley swim at the occasional meets we would attend. I am so very sorry for your sad loss. Your...Read More »
11 of 61 | Posted by: Anne Hardy - Westport, CT

“Peter & Cheryl, Our deepest condolences for your loss of Bradley. Even though we cannot be there, know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. ...Read More »
12 of 61 | Posted by: Doug Roberts - West Deal, NJ

“You are all in our thoughts and prayers... ”
13 of 61 | Posted by: Diane Lowman - Westport, CT

“Dear Peter, Cheryl, and Jeffrey, We are so sorry about your loss. Mere words can never express the empathy we offer to you in this difficult time...Read More »
14 of 61 | Posted by: Stacey Harper - Maybee, MI

“Dearest Helt Family, My heart grieves with you in this time of need. I offer my deepest condolences and pray that you find peace in the midst of...Read More »
15 of 61 | Posted by: Shelby Alexandra Harper - MI

“Offering our deepest condolences during this time. ”
16 of 61 | Posted by: The Staff of Spear-Miller Funeral Home - CT

“Dear Helt Family and friends, With our deepest condolences we would like to offer you our love and support regarding your loss of Bradley Helt. We...Read More »
17 of 61 | Posted by: City L.I.G.H.T.S Mentors-Matthew/ Trisha Haynes - CT

“To the Helt Family- Please accept our heartfelt condolences on the loss of Bradley. We are praying for you and will continue to do so in the weeks...Read More »
18 of 61 | Posted by: The Clark Family - Stamford, CT

“Peter, Cheryl and Jeffrey: Our profound condolences on the loss of Bradley. The Henkoff family ”
19 of 61 | Posted by: Ronald Henkoff - Westport, CT

“Dear Helt Family, Please accept our most heartfelt condolences. Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
20 of 61 | Posted by: Vegliante Family - Darien, CT

“Cheryl, Peter and Jeffrey, We are so sorry for your loss of Bradley. Our thoughts and prayers will continue to be with you. We are here whenever you...Read More »
21 of 61 | Posted by: The Augustyn Family - Westport, CT

“God Speed. ”
22 of 61 | Posted by: Chris Woods - Westport, CT

“No words can express how deeply saddened we are for your loss. We are truly blessed to have known the brief but shooting star that was Bradley. His...Read More »
23 of 61 | Posted by: Michael Mullins - Fort Worth, TX

“Dear Peter, Cheryl and Jeffrey: You have been constantly in all the Watsons thoughts and prayers. Our hearts are heavy and hurt for you. Bradley was...Read More »
24 of 61 | Posted by: Felicia Watson - Fairfield, CT

“liturgy for the dead is an Easter liturgy. It finds all its meaning in the resurrection. Because Jesus was raised from the dead, we, too, shall be...Read More »
25 of 61 | Posted by: kirsten woods - westport, CT

“Jeff & Family, I was very sorry to hear about the loss of your brother (& son). You are, and will be, in my prayers. ”
26 of 61 | Posted by: Bill Walsh - Westport, CT

“Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers ”
27 of 61 | Posted by: The Becker Family - Milford, CT

“Bradley was one of the greatest kids I ever coached. He could make any situation fun and always gave his best. He was a great teammate that...Read More »
28 of 61 | Posted by: Bill Krumm - Colorado Springs, CO

“Peter, My deepest condolences to you and your family on your loss. ”
29 of 61 | Posted by: Mark L. Castle - Cliffside Park, NJ

“Bradley you always put a smile on my face no matter what the day was. your jokes were always funny and you were adored by every person in the school....Read More »
30 of 61 | Posted by: pete Smyrnios - westport, CT

“Bradley put a smile on everyones face, whether one knew him or not. He was a joy to be around and will be forever remembered by the swimming...Read More »
31 of 61 | Posted by: Joseph Lacus - East Hartford, CT

“Cheryl, Peter and Jeffrey - We are so very sorry to hear of the death of your son and brother, Bradley. Our thoughts are with you during this very...Read More »
32 of 61 | Posted by: Suzanne Raboy - Westport, CT

“We are deeply sorry for your loss, we enjoyed getting to know Bradley at both Fairfield Prep and the Water Rats. Sincerely, The Tortora family ”
33 of 61 | Posted by: Mary Pat Tortora - Fairfield, CT

“Dear Cheryl, Peter, and Jeff, We have so many tears for you, so many. Bradley was such a bright light, and I will remember the many smiles he shared...Read More »
34 of 61 | Posted by: MarySue Waterman - Westport, CT

“My deepest condolences and prayers to your entire family at this very difficult time. May the Love of God help us all understand. ”
35 of 61 | Posted by: Dennis Rodney - Danbury, CT

“Cheryl and Peter you have our heart felt condolence in the passing of Bradley. Would like to leave a poem that was left for me with the passing of my...Read More »
36 of 61 | Posted by: Roger Stewart - Danbury, CT

“My thoughts and prayers go out to your family. I will always remember Brad for his smile and quirky sense of humor whether it was in my Physics class...Read More »
37 of 61 | Posted by: Harvey Mamrus - Trumbull, CT

“Dear Helt Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We will always remember Bradley will a smile on his face and a baseball in his hand. He...Read More »
38 of 61 | Posted by: Karen and frank - westport, CT

“Bradley will forever be a shining star in my heart! Rest in Peace and be with God sweet boy. ”
39 of 61 | Posted by: Amy Gladwell Jones - Norwalk, CT

“Dear Peter, Cheryl and Jeff: We are very sorry to hear about the untimely passing of your son Bradley. You have our very deepest and sincerest...Read More »
40 of 61 | Posted by: ml Damaskinos & Family - New York, NY

“Our deepest thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time - a joyful remembrance of times (and timing) on deck - a shared joy and...Read More »
41 of 61 | Posted by: The Mangan Family - Wilton, CT

“Peter, Cheryl & Jeff, We are are so sorry to hear of your loss. We will always remember Bradley as that boy with the big smile on his face with his...Read More »
42 of 61 | Posted by: Bob Kancir - Bridgewater Corners, VT

“Dear Peter, Cheryl and Jeffrey-There are no adequate words to ease your pain. Our families have shared many wonderful times together over the years...Read More »
43 of 61 | Posted by: Barbara Wiederecht - Westport, CT

“Dear Peter, Cheryl and Jeff, Brad's smile, laughter and genuine caring was so evident in all that he did. His ability to make others feel welcome...Read More »
44 of 61 | Posted by: Susan Connelly - Fairfield, CT

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Helt family at this most difficult time. Brad went all through school with my daughter Grace, and she said he...Read More »
45 of 61 | Posted by: Carole Garrity - Westport, CT

“We are so sorry to hear of your tragic loss. Although we did not know Bradley, being a Prep family, we grieve for his loss. May God comfort you. ...Read More »
46 of 61 | Posted by: The Romeo Family - Fairfield, CT

“We are so deeply sorry for your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you and all your family at this time.Ellen and Ed Forti ”
47 of 61 | Posted by: Ellen Forti - Forest hills, NY

“Our most sincere heartfelt sympathies during this difficult time, from the Cortina Family (Chris '12) ”
48 of 61 | Posted by: Jenny Cortina - Trumbull, CT

“Peter, Cheryl and Jeff- My heart broke when I heard of Bradley's passing. His smile lit up the pool deck and he was always ready to give me a huge...Read More »
49 of 61 | Posted by: Kaeley Steinnagel - East Hartford, CT

“Peter, Cheryl, and Jeff, We are very sorry to hear of the loss of your wonderful son/brother Bradley. Words cannot express the sadness we all feel...Read More »
50 of 61 | Posted by: Susan, Jerry, Cam and Matt - CT

“Bradley..we will always remember your great sense of humor and strong spirit. We will miss you. the Horrigans ”
51 of 61 | Posted by: John Horrigan - Westport, CT

“So sorry for the loss of your preious son. Sorry we are not able to attend. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
52 of 61 | Posted by: Lloyd and Dolores Whittaker - TN

“Cheryl, Peter and Jeffrey Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this very sad time. Bradley will be greatly missed by all who had the...Read More »
53 of 61 | Posted by: Linda Smith - Westport, CT

“Dear Cheryl,Peter and Jeffrey: We are so sorry to hear about Bradley. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you during this very sad...Read More »
54 of 61 | Posted by: the Mitnicks - Westport, CT

“Helt Family, You have been in our thoughts and prayers during this time. We'll always remember Bradley as an 8&under with an endless supply of...Read More »
55 of 61 | Posted by: David, Danny, Bart Platow - CT

“Deepest sympathy from your friends at Saint Peter's Prep, Jersey City. ”
56 of 61 | Posted by: Trish Fitzpatrick - Jersey City, NJ

“There is no way to express our family's sorrow over the passing of Bradley. We came to know him better after going to zones with him in 2009 and Y...Read More »
57 of 61 | Posted by: Carolyn - Glastonbury, CT

“Peter, Cheryl and Jeffrey, We can not express how deep our sorrow is for you. Bradley was a beautiful and energetic spirit. He will be terribly...Read More »
58 of 61 | Posted by: Nanc Mullany - Monroe, CT

“Our hearts are heavy with grief and words cannot properly convey our thoughts to you at this most difficult time. Please know that you are all in our...Read More »
59 of 61 | Posted by: Joanne Newton - Cheshire, CT

“Words cannot express how sorry we are! Brad was just the nicest young man and will be missed by all of us! Our thoughts and prayers are with you at...Read More »
60 of 61 | Posted by: margaret ahlberg - glastonbury, CT

“Words cannot describe the deep sorrow we have for Bradley and for each of you. We will forever remember his joyful face when we last saw him a few...Read More »
61 of 61 | Posted by: The Golankiewicz's - Union Beach, NJ

Bradley Helt, age 16, of Westport, CT, beloved son of Peter and Cheryl (Mullins) Helt and loving brother of Jeffrey Helt, passed away Monday, April 9th, 2012. Born in Stamford, Bradley attended Long Lots Elementary School and Coleytown Middle School. He was a junior at Fairfield College Preparatory School. He was a member of the Prep swim team and the Wilton YMCA Wahoos. He also swam for the Westport Water Wrat swim team for several years. In his younger years, Bradley participated in the Westport Little League program. He also participated in Swim Across the Sound for two years. Bradley will be lovingly remembered for his outgoing personality and his wonderful sense of humor. Survivors in addition to his parents and brother include his paternal grandparents, William and Ruth Helt of Old Saybrook, CT; maternal grandmother, Doris Mullins of Ft. Worth, TX; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and a multitude of friends. He was predeceased by his maternal grandfather, Paul Mullins. Calling hours will be held Monday, April 23, 2012 from 3-8 p.m. at Christ & Holy Trinity Church, 75 Church Lane, Westport. A funeral service will be held Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at Christ & Holy Trinity Church, Westport. Internment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions in Bradley's memory may be made to the Bradley Helt Memorial Fund C/O Emmet, Marvin & Martin, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271. Arrangements are under the direction of the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield, CT. For further information or to sign an online guest register please visit www.SpearMillerFuneralHome.com.

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