The death of Louise
Blanchard, widow of John McMann, occurred in Woodhouse Gore
this morning, following a lengthy illness, in her 74th year.
Born at Renton,
deceased was a daughter of the late William Blanchard and
Annie Davis. She came to Simcoe 32 years ago and for the past
two years had resided in Woodhouse. Her husband predeceased
her about 12 years ago.
Surviving are two
Bert McMann of Detroit and
Jack McMann of Winona;
and four daughters,
Mrs. Bert (Ellen) Sinden of Vittoria,
Mrs. Joe (Annie) Ayers of Simcoe,
Mrs. Joseph (Dora) Sherman of Simcoe
and Mrs. Ernest (Grace) Rue of Simcoe.
The funeral will be
held from the Walsh Funeral Home on Wednesday at two o'clock
with Rev. Norman Pipe of Bethel Baptist Church officiating and
interment in Oakwood Cemetery.