Tuesday of last week
Anne Jane Caley, widow of Captain J. S. Allan, passed away
Deceased, whose parents
were born in the Isle of Man, was born in the city of
In 1867 she was married
to Capt. Allan, who predeceased her a few years ago. She had
resided in Port Dover till her death.
Her children, Mrs.
Jennie Ogden of Chicago, Mrs. E. S. Hicks of Brantford, and
Hugh, engineer, R.N.C.V.R., her two sisters and a brother, two
grandchildren, Pansy Hicks and Lawson Ogden, 131st Infantry
(Army of Occupation), are left to mourn her demise.
A devoted mother, a
true friend and good neighbor, ever ready to do a charitable
deed, Mrs. Allan well deserved the esteem in which she was
held by be our residents.
A lover of the
beautiful, Mrs. Allan was one of the best, if not the best,
amateur florist in this community.
The funeral (private)
took place on Thursday of last week, interment being made in
Port Dover Cemetery.