of Mrs. Saltzberry
After being confined to her
bed some two weeks, death relieved the sufferings of Mrs. Sarah M.
Saltzberry, on Sunday morning last.
She had not been well for
some months, but was only confined to the house for a short time
when the end came. An affection of the throat and a weak heart was
what ultimately caused her death and a week previous the doctor
gave little hopes of her recovery.
On Saturday evening she was
quite smart and cheerful, but before midnight she became worse and
died about 5 a.m.
Mrs. Saltzberry was an
estimable lady and not only beloved by her two daughters, who lived
with her, but by her friends generally.
Those who survive are her
two daughters, Jennie and Lillian, a son Fred, two sisters, Mrs.
C. Hall and Mrs. J. W. Mott and a brother, Mr. Wm. Rammage of
Toronto. The family have the sympathy of a large circle of
The funeral took place
Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock, services being conducted at the
house and the interment took place in Oakwood Cemetery in Simcoe.
The follow were the floral
gifts by friends:
Mrs. Clifford, pillow;
Miss Kate Slaght, sweet peas and nasturtiums;
C. S. Walter, white carnations;
Mrs. York, star;
Ola Pratten, sweet peas;
Mrs. E. Jarvis, pink carnations;
Misses Rice, cut flowers;
Mrs. L. Barber, boquet;
Mrs. Church, boquet;
A. H. Grant of Brantford, spray;
Mrs. O. Jarvis of Simcoe, spray;
Mrs. S. Pettit of Windham, cut flowers;
Mrs. Rammage of Tillsonburg, cut flowers;
Mrs. Reavely, spray of roses.