services for Eva Lena Lenz, 91, Wenatchee, Wash., formerly
of Nampa, who died Thursday,
June 2 in a Wenatchee
convalescent home, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday
at the Hillcrest
with Rev. Clarence J. Kinzler, pastor of
Church of the Nazarene,
1 are asked to meet at the cemetery.
Services are under
the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel.
She was born Aug.
4, 1891 near Hastings, Neb.,
to Leonard and Rachel Huxtable where she was reared and
married Paul T. Lenz on April 12, 1912.
southeast of Hastings
until 1939 when the family moved to
They owned and
operated a dairy farm in Nampa.
Her husband preceded
her in death on Dec. 19, 1961.
She moved to a Wenatchee, Wash.,
in 1979. She was a
devoted and very active member of the College church of the
Nazarene and a charter member of the Church of the Nazarene
where she served as a board member and was a delegate to the
General Assembly of the church.
Northwest Nazarene College
were welcomed into her home for holidays and Sunday dinners.
Her family remembers her for her ready smile, twinkling
eyes, her great love of children, flowers and nature and her
thoughtfulness of neighbors.
She is survived
by one daughter, Grace M. Long, Newton,
Mass.; one son, Elgin W. Lenz, Chelan,
Wash,; one sister, Erma Nelson,
Hastings; six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in
death by one grandson, Stanley W. Lenz in 1958, one brother
and one sister.
suggests memorials to the College Student Fund, care of
Church of the Nazarene, 504 Dewey Ave.,