While at the library copying obits for someone, I managed to get a copy of the following obit. I am not related to this person, but thought I would post the obit in case it is helpful to someone.
Lowell Sun Lowell MA May 7, 1961
Mrs. Barbara M. (Lutes) Hopkins, formerly of Cambridge and Helena, Mont., who recently had resided with her sister, Mrs. Florance B. Casey, on Dunstable road, Westford, died unexpectedly Saturday at the Lowell General hospital.She leaves four daughters, Shellie, Stephanis, Trace, and Leslie;and her sister, mentioned above.Mrs. Hopkins was a native of Boston, and was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Walter C. Lutes.She was the widow of Steve G. Hopkins.