Who was Lena Katherine Elizabeth Hopper
Lena was the daughter of Robert Nathaniel E Hopper and Emma Josephine Harrenburg both from Cape Girardeau, Missouri. She was born on the 6th of December in 1913 also in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. As many of you can imagine there are multiple spellings of both her surname and her mothers. Her father was a dry kiln operator and cement worker while her mother was a housewife.
She attended Central High there in Cape Girardeau, Missouri and was an active in many clubs. Everything from girl’s glee club, tennis club and the junior girl reserves are just a few. She married James Raymond Langston on the 18th of December in 1938 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. They went on to have five children, four daughters and one son. She passed away on the 26th of October in 1963 and was laid to rest in the Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery.