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Minnie Helen Bohne Lutin

  • Birth 23 Sep 1899 Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 8 Dec 1969 Marcellus, Cass County, Michigan, USA
  • Burial Marcellus, Cass County, Michigan, USA
  • Plot 1340
  • Memorial ID 21136457

The daughter of Henry and Mary Pauline(Schmidt) Bohne. She passed away at 8:45 p.m., at her home, 105 E. Reed St. Marcellus, MI., aged 70 yrs. She had been ill 5 1/2 years. She lived in Marcellus since 1931 and was a member of the Past Matrons Club of Order of Eastern Star, No. 167 and L'Allegro Club. Minnie Helen, married, Norwood Harris (Sr.) and they had three children, Mary Ellen, Norwood Jr. and Charlotte Mae Harris. Mary Ellen passed on June, 1928 and her husband Norwood passed on July 20, 1929. Minnie Helen, then, married Clyde I. Lutin on Oct. 7, 1933. They made their home in Marcellus, Michigan. Clyde, died, June 27, 1981. Minnie had one brother Friedrich Carl "Fred" Bohne who along with her parents, and one grandson, Thomas Wright Keeley, also preceded her in death. She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Charlotte Keeley of Elkhart, Ind., one son, Norwood Harris Jr. of Marcellus, one step-daughter, Mrs. Evelyn Richardson of Chicago, Ill.; 3 step-sons, Willis Lutin of Orlando, Fla., Warren and Allen (Alan) Lutin, both of Niles; 26 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Funeral Services at the Romig Funeral Home, with Rev. Don Ludman of the United Methodist Church officiating. Cause of death, Cerebral Thrombosis (CVA) (stroke) Death certificate, Cass Co. Liber 20 Page 507 State of Michigan. Pall Bearers, Vaughn Batlett, Dwight Buckhold, Hazen Fox, Berle Fuller, Marvin Keenan, Nat Mooy. The Twenty~Third Psalm was on the funeral home notice.

Grandchildren, Mary Ellen Hall, William, Keeley, Frances Keeley, James Keeley, John Keeley, Thomas Keeley, Patricia Keeley, Linda Harris, Judith Harris, Christine Harris and Glenda Harris. Several step-grandchildren.

Minnie was a NURSE and that is how she met her 1st husband, she was his nurse when he first had TB.

Marriage of Norwood Harris and Minnie Helen Bohne, license was obtained 29 Nov 1920, Kalamazoo, Michigan. She was a nurse. He was a laundryman, in war service against Germany from Cumberland Co., Maine he was 25 she was 21. Michigan County Marriages 1820-1935, File #2108663, digital folder #4674177, image #00255. Ref.,

Minnie was loved and will be missed by many.
1st single photo, Minnie Helen Lutin and next photo in her nursing uniform, this pic was about 1919 or 1920.

1st and 2nd photo, Minnie Lutin and 2nd husband Clyde I. Lutin. 3rd photo, 1st husband Norwood Harris Sr. and Minnie Bohne Harris. 4th photo Norwood holding Son Norwood Harris Jr. and Charlotte Mae Harris held by Minnie and daughter Mary Ellen Harris, standing. 5th photo was taken in 1901, Minnie Bohne and brother Fred Bohne, children of Henry and Mary (Schmidt) Bohne. 6th photo, Minnie, Clyde, Gertie Fredericks and her husband Charles. Tombstone photo.

Michigan Deaths & Burial Index 1867-1995
Name: Minnie Helen Lutin [Minnie Helen Bohne]
Birth Date: 23 Sep 1899
Birth Place: Indiana
Death Date: 8 Dec 1969
Death Place: Marcellus, Cass, Michigan
Death Age: 70
Race: White
Marital Status: Married
Gender: Female
Father Name: Henry Bohne
Mother Name: Mary Pauline Schmidt
Spouse Name: Clyde I Lutin
FHL Film Number: 1941442

Ref., US FED CENSUS 1900-1910-1930, Certificate of Death C-123 P. 507 State of Michigan, Obituary, Marcellus News, Marcellus, Michigan and Indiana Births 1880-1920, Michigan Marriage Records 1867-1952, Michigan Deaths and Burials Index 1867-1995, U.S. City Directories, 1822, 1995

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