The Denver Post
Tuesday, February 22, 1994
Martha M. Ehlen
Martha Marie Ehlen of Brighton, a homemaker, died Feb. 14. She was 85.
A funeral service was Thursday at Zion Lutheran Church. Interment was in Elmwood Cemetery.
She was born Martha Marie Bredehoft on Nov. 11, 1908, in Bellingham, Wash. On Jan. 1, 1929, she married Louie Ehlen in Brighton.
Mrs. Ehlen graduated from Brighton High School.
She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church. She enjoyed sewing, cooking, reading and gardening.
She is survived by her husband; a daughter, Belva McClary, Fort Collins; a son, Leonard Aurich, Independence, Mo.; nine
grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.
Contributions may be made to Zion Lutheran School, 1400 Skeel St., Brighton 80601; or Lutheran Hour, 32185 Hampton Ave., St. Louis 63139.