Edwin A. Helenius, 89, of Old Marlboro Road,Maynard, died Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at his home with his family by hisside. He was born in Maynard and livedin the same neighborhood for almost 90 years. He was the husband of Irene (Wilson) Helenius. A veteran of World War II
he served in the signal corps ofthe U. S. Army
. He was a member of the carpenters union and worked in theconstruction business many years before retiring. In addition to his wife, he leaves two daughters: LindaAnderson-Wheeler of Maynard and Lorraine Zinke of Maynard and eightgrandchildren. Private funeral services will be at the convenience of thefamily. Fowler-Kennedy Funeral Home,Maynard is assisting with arrangements.