Clipped From The Daily Herald
, Feb. 16,1970 Saniaquin Woman Succumbs SANTAQUIN-Marg Ellen Lofgran Hbughton Cooper, 82, Santaquin, died Sunday in Granger of causes incident to age. She was born Oct. 14, 1887, in Santaquin, a daughter of Andrew B. and Anna Maria Lofgran. She married Lyman C. Houghton on May 25, 1906, in Provo. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He died Feb. 16, 1963. She later married Albert Cooper. He died Aug. 12, 1969. Active in the LDS Church, Mrs. Cooper had served as president and a counselor of the Santaquin Ward Relief Society. Surviving are three sons and two daughters, Elmer James Houghton, Spanish Fork; Arvil L. Houghton, Salt Lake City; Donald M. Houghton, Ogden; Mrs. Reed (Verona) Gates, Salina, Sevier County; and Mrs. Reed (Oliva) Hoff, Granger, 22 grandchildren; 34 great- grandchildren and two great- great-grandchildren . Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m. in the Santaquin-Tintic LDS Stake Center. Friends may call at the Rigby Mortuary, 218 S. Main, Payson, Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday at the stake center one hour prior to the services. Burial will be in the Santaquin City Cemetery.