Sad News

We are so sorry to have to announce that much beloved friend and respected Astrologer – our NCGR-LA Treasurer, Ed Helin, passed away on Friday, October 7th at his home in  Los Angeles County of conjestive heart failure.  He is survived by his wife Lorraine and 3 children.  He will be greatly missed.

There will be a service for Ed on Saturday, October 15, 2011, 11:00 am, at
Saint Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, 19855 Sherman Way, Winnetka 91306, near Saticoy, in Los Angeles County. Watch this space for further info. This will be a military funeral as Ed was a veteran.

We are putting together information about Ed who was among other things – an Astrologer to the Reagan's.   Here's a link to the church:
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Please call Jack Taube (818) 716-1765 with any questions about where to send cards, etc., or questions about Saturday's funeral.


Ed was a constant source of astrological insight as well as being a teacher and a steady supporter of astrology in this community.  He will be missed and he was greatly loved and admired.  His contribution will live on through his many acts of kindness and friendships.
-Spencer Grendahl

Ed was born 5/7/30 in Arbuckle, CA.  Still trying to locate birth time.
- Shawn S.

Ed Helin was a gifted astrologer and teacher at Carroll Righter's who did the past, current and future events weekly for many years.  He was an NCGR member for 30 years, and an AFA member.

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