Submitted by Jody Doran
Funeral service for Mrs. Wilton Minier, 39, of Millersburg was Tuesday, April 28, at 2 p.m. from the Karr Funeral Chapel with
Elder Ernest N. Burt officiating. Burial in Riverside Cemetery, Millersburg. She was born Gladys Sparks at Marysville, Michigan
December 2, 1920 and was married November 16, 1935 in Saginaw to Wilton Minier. She died at her home at Millersburg,
April 24, 1959 from a heart attack.
Survivors are her husband; three sons, Herbert Minier with the U.S. Army in England and Bill and Robert at home. 4 daugthers, Mrs. Fay Schultz of Larado, Texas, and Sue, Paula and Wendy, at home; four brothers, Herbert A. Sparks of Detroit; Leslie J. Sparks and Elmer R. Sparks of Millersburg and Nicholas R. Sparks of California; one sister, Mrs. George Olson of Birmingham and three grandchildren.
From The Presque Isle Advance, April 30, 1959