Sophia Hotel Owner, Dies At AGE of 66
Mrs. Sophia Anthony, owner and operator of the New Culver Hotel, died at 5:25 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, at Parkview Hospital in Plymouth after an illness of three weeks. She was 66 years of age.
Born Sept. 22, 1 900, in Chicago to Henry and Margaret (Webber) Abbenseth, she had lived in Culver for 30 years, coming here from Gary, Ind., where she was a member of the German Lutheran Church. She was married June 22, 1925, in Chicago, to Michael Anthony, who survives.
Other survivors include a son, Robert Anthony, at homo; two daughters, Miss Joan Anthony, at home, a n d Mrs. Barbara Jean Cavanagh of Brownsburg,, Ind.; three sisters, Mrs. Margaret Klumpner of Ottawa, Ill., Miss Eugenia Abbenseth of Gary, and Mrs. Henrietta Fuhlbert, also of Gary; and four grandchildren.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 6, at Culver 's Easterday- Bonine Funeral Home, Main and Lakeshore, with Rev. Carl Q. Baker, pastor of the Culver Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will follow in the Culver Masonic Cemetery.
Friends may call at Easterday-Bonine Funeral Home after noon Thursday, Jan. 5. Memorial contributions to the Culver Methodist Church will be accepted -Thursday, january 5, 1967