Mrs. Helen Strayer, aged 25 years, wife of Floyd J. Strayer, principal of the Sand Creek high school, died Saturday afternoon at 4:15 o’clock in the Emma L. Bixby hospital.
Mrs. Strayer before her marriage in 1927 was Miss Helen Guss of Medina. She was graduated from the Hudson high school and Michigan State Normal College at Ypsilanti and had taught in the Hudson, Fruit Ridge and Sand Creek schools.
She is survived by her husband; an infant daughter, Catherine [sic] Marie; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Carl G. Guss of Medina; one sister, Alice Guss at home, and three brothers, Donald and Robert at home and Glenn Guss of Ontario, Mich.
The funeral is to be held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock in the home of her parents and the burial will be made in the Medina cemetery. The Rev. W.H. Perkins of Detroit, former pastor of the Hudson Methodist Episcopal church, will officiate.
Source: Adrian Daily Telegram, February 8, 1932.