YPSILANTI - Mrs. Lena Northrup, 73, a resident of Ypsilanti since 1919, died this morning at Beyer Memorial Hospital. She lived at 418 Pearl St.
She was born in Augusta township on Aug. 3, 1882, a daughter of Frederick and Lousia Oelka Helzerman. On Sept. 28, 1904, she married Arthur H. Northrup in Augusta township. He survives.
Mrs. Northrup was a member of the First Methodist Church in Ypsilanti and the Ancient Order of Gleaners.
Survivors, in addition to her husband, include a son Emmett, of Ypsilanti; two daughters, Mrs. Ray Lidke of Ypsilanti and Mrs. William R. Cole of Youngstown, O.; five brothers, Robert of Maybee, Fred of Willis, Charles of Willis, Albert of Allen Park and Arthur of Willis; a sister, Mrs. Sarah Prince of Belleville; and four grandchildren.
A son, Carl, died in 1918.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Stevens and Bush Funeral Home with the Rev. William R. Shaw officiating. Burial will be London Cemetery near Milan.
Friends may call at the funeral home.
Stevens & Bush Funeral Home
First Methodist Church (Ypsilanti)
Ancient Order of Gleaners
Ann Arbor News
Sarah Helzerman Prince
William R. Cole
Rev. William R. Shaw
Mrs. Ray Lidke
Louisa Oelka Helzerman
Lena Helzerman Northrup
Edith Northrup Cole
Arthur H. Northrup
418 Pearl St Ypsilanti