Mrs. Hattie Wager Beardslee passed away on Monday in the Mellus Hospital at Brighton following an operation.
Mrs. Beardslee was 51 years old and had spent all her life in Oakland County. She was a member of the Royal Neighbors, the Baptist Ladies’ Aid and the Independence Grange.
She is survived by one daughter, Lillian, and two sons, Earl and Ray; her father, Samuel T. Beardslee and one brother, Grant E. Beardslee of Sashabaw Plains.
The funeral service was held at the residence on Bridge Lake Road on Wednesday afternoon with Rev. H.A. Huey of Ann Arbor, former pastor of the Clarkston Baptist Church, officiating. Burial was in Lake View cemetery. The Ogden Funeral parlor was in of the arrangements.
Source: The Clarkston News, March 25, 1938.