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Peter Elliott Hellebrand

November 11, 1934July 7, 2019

Peter E. “Pop Pop”, Hellebrand, 84, of Casselberry, FL, passed away on Sunday, July 7, 2019. He was born to the late John P. and Esther M. Hellebrand, in Brooklyn, NY. He moved to Satellite Beach, FL, in 1959, before relocating to Casselberry in 1997. Pete served over 30 years with NASA, working on the Gemini, Apollo, Skylab, Apollo-Soyuz Test Project, and Shuttle programs. He participated in the first at-sea launch of the Polaris Missile for the Navy and DoD. He also served as a NASA test conductor for loading of hypergolics on all Apollo launches, and served as a Forward Observer for the first five Shuttle launches. Pete is survived by his daughters, Dr. Jennifer (Ed) Jarem of Winter Park, FL, and Helene (Allen) Armistead of Huntsville, AL. He is also survived by his four grandchildren, Sarah Ann, Shannon, Zachary, and William. He will be honored and remembered in a private, family service. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made in his name to a charity of your choice.


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Alfred Carlsen

July 19, 2019

The Carlsen Family wishes to send love and prayers to Jennifer and Helene. We are sorry for your loss and so grateful for the memories of your mom at the shop and dad out at the ball fields.
Good laughs all the way around. Love you guys and we are all thinking of you!

Amy Fahimi

July 13, 2019

My deepest condolences on the loss of Pete. I have warm memories of him and Betty from my childhood. He was a wonderful family man and always had good stories. I wish you comfort in the Lord and happy memories of Pete.
Amy and Farbod Fahimi

Elizabeth Jarem

July 13, 2019

Dear Jennifer, Helene, Allen and Jarem Family.
So sorry for the loss of your dad. It’s especially more difficult when it happens so suddenly! I liked your dad, he was a character. R.I.P. Pete!