The death occurred suddenly
on Saturday, 16 Jun 1917, at the home of her son John Atkinson of
North Walsingham, after an illness of a few hours from a stroke, of
Mrs. Eliza Atkinson, widow of Charles Atkinson of Walsingham.
Deceased was born in
Blenheim Township, Oxford County, in the year 1836 and moved with
her parents to South Norwich in the year 1853. In 1854 she married
Charles Atkinson, who predeceased her six years ago.
She is survived by seven
Mrs. Wm, Martin of Tillsonburg,
Mrs. Robert Willis of London,
Isaac of Middleton, John of North Walsingham,
Charles of Norwich, Albert somewhere in France,
William of Houghton, and 26 grandchildren.
The funeral took place on
Monday afternoon at Glen Meyer, interment being made in the Glen
The service was conducted by
the Rev. Mr. Johnson of Langton and Rev. Mr. Middlemiss of Glen