Mary Meinholtz Dies At Her Home
Popular College Graduate Ill Only Few Days; No Funeral Plans
Miss Mary Wilhelmine Meinholtz, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Meinholtz, 1624 North Cascade Avenue, and popular Colorado College graduate, died yesterday afternoon at her home, following brief illness. Her condition was regarded as improving, when it suddenly took a turn for the worse and death followed quickly.
Mr. Meinholtz, who was out of the city, was promptly notified and his return was expected momentarily last night.
Miss Meinholtz, who was born in Henryetta, Okla., in February, 1911, was graduated from Colorado College last year. During the time she attended college she was one of the most popular members of the student body. She was a member of Delta Gamma sorority and the Tiger Club. Before entereing Colorado college she studied at Northwestern University and Colorado State Teachers College.
Last year Miss Meinholtz was awarded first prize in the Colorado College beauty contest.
Following her graduation she entered the employ of the Alexander Film company of this city.
Surviving, besides her parents, are three sisters, Helen and Marjorie Meinholtz of this city and Miss Lucille Meinholtz, who is a student at Lindenwood college, St. Charles, Mo.
Funeral arrangements will be made at the Law mortuary.