Lillian Elizabeth (Threewit) Henry was born Jan. 15, 1915, at Hemit, Calif. She is preceded in death by her husband, Clayton Boyd Henry; parents, David LaMoyne Threewit, Lillian Augusta (Kouus) Threewit; six brothers and two sisters.
She is survived by her daughters, Betty Ann McIntosh and Glenda Lee Burns (Ron); 10 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Before moving to Minnesota she had been an active member of the Calif Grange, Rebeccas and the Eastern Star. She was a woman full of vim and vigor, who loved to grumble with a smile on her face and laughter in her heart. Lillian loved to be with her family, gardening, sewing, reading and making crafts for family and friends. She came to have a personal relationship with her savior, Jesus Christ, later in life. She got to say happy birthday to him.
Services will be 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 7, at Church of the Nazarene, Backus, with Pastor John Rister officiating. Burial will be in Bethlehem Cemetery, rural Backus. Visitation will be one hour before the service at the church. Arrangements are with Kline Funeral Home, Pine River.