Minnie A. Van Deusen Family Papers,
Minnie A. Van Deusen was born on October 13, 1880. She graduated from Elsie, Michigan, High School in 1899. She married E. G. (Elmer G.) Van Deusen, the son of Roe G. (R. G.) and Sophia Van Deusen. E. G. owned a furniture store and worked as an undertaker in Elsie. He studied at Clarke’s Cincinnati College of Embalming in 1902 and was a member of the International Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.) in Elsie. E. G. died on June 22, 1934. According to the Social Security Death Index (SSDI), Minnie died in January 1970.