|Birth: ||Nov. 3, 1892|
|Death: ||Oct. 31, 1991|
Twin Falls County
"Mattie Luntey Heller," (Twin Falls, Idaho) Times-News, 2 November 1991.
Mattie Luntey Heller
BUHL--Mattie Luntey Heller, 98, of Buhl, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 1991, at Harral's Nursing Home in Buhl.
She was born Nov. 3, 1892, in Cameron, Mo., the daughter or Mrs. and Mrs. Charles Henry Louis Lunte. She spent her early years on a farm near Amity, Mo., and attended the Crossroads Country School. In 1914, she moved to Buhl with her parents, residing on a farm southeast of Buhl. During World War I, using a team and wagon, she carried mail from Buhl on a rural route leading toward Castleford. She was a clerk at the Buhl Golden Rule store in the 1920s. During World War II, she worked at various jobs in Idaho, Washington, Utah and California. She married Bert E. Heller in 1944, and they resided on a farm near Wilder. They were later divorced, and she moved to Caldwell where she was employed at the Simplot processing plant.
For many years, she served as a foster grandparent at the Idaho State School and Hospital in Nampa. She had lived at retirement homes in Jerome and Twin Falls and most recently had lived at Harral's Nursing Home.
Surviving are 17 nieces and nephews in the United States and Canada. She was preceded in death by her parents, seven brothers and four sisters.
The graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the West End Cemetery in Buhl. No viewing is planned. Memorials are suggested to the Idaho State School and Hospital, 3100 11th Ave., Nampa ID 83687; or to the Salvation Army. Arrangements are under the direction of the Farmer Funeral Chapel in Buhl.
Obituary supplied by Kris
Charles Henry Louis Lunte (1851 - 1919)
Louise Fredericke Frances Lunte (1854 - 1940)
Bert E. Heller (1894 - 1973)
Clarence Henry Lunty (1881 - 1973)*
Charles Albert Luntey (1883 - 1969)*
Minnie Viola Lunte Pulley (1885 - 1981)*
Benjamin Harrison Luntey (1888 - 1979)*
John Arthur Luntey (1890 - 1987)*
Hattie May Lunte Osborne (1892 - 1934)*
Mattie Pauline Lunte Heller (1892 - 1991)
West End Cemetery
Twin Falls County
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Record added: Apr 25, 2008
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