Santa Barbara News Press, Jan 29, 1970
Mrs. Helen Crother, 81, of 1242 W. Micheltorena St., a Santa Barbara native, died yesterday in a local hospital after a long illness.
Mrs. Crother was born June 15, 1888, the daughter of Carl and Elizabeth Kirsten Crother.
Her husband, William George Crother, was a former postal employee. He died here in 1936.
Surviving are two sons, Glendon R. and Eldon; a daughter, Mrs. Beverly J. Millikan [Millikin]; five grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren, all of Santa Barbara.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow in Santa Barbara Cemetery. The Rev. Robert Cameron Miller will officiate.
Helen Augusta Kirsten Crother was born of German immigrant parents and lived her whole life in Santa Barbara, California. She married William George Crother 6 Feb 1908 in Santa Barbara, California. They had three children:
Eldon Philip - Born 9 Oct 1916
Glendon Roy - Born 31 Mar 1921
Beverly Jean - Born 8 Mar 1931
William George Crother
1880–1936 (m. 1908)