Halbert F. Renwick of 210
Norfolk Ave., in Delhi, died Monday in Sunnybrook Hospital,
Born at Scotland, Ont., he
was son of the late Dr. James Weir Renwick and Dr. Mary S. Beemer
He served oversea in World
War I as a Major in the 4th Canadian Infantry Battalion of the 1st
Brigade in the 1st Division, and was wounded at Vimy.
Following the war, he
taught school in Saskatchewan and in Norfolk County.
For some 20 years he was
Delhi postmaster, retiring in 1952.
He was a past master of
Frederick Lodge No. 217, AF and AM, Delhi; a life member of King
Hiram Lodge, No. 78, AF and AM, Tillsonburg; a member of Mocha
Temple Shrine; a member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch 125,
Delhi, and an adherent of St. Alban's Anglican Church.
Surviving are his wife,
the former Mildred Andrews, and a sister, Mrs. Jack Gurnell
(Yvonne) of Markham. A brother, Walter, died 13 years ago.
Resting at the Dalton
Shine Funeral Home for service Wednesday at 3 p.m. with Rev.
Stanley Sharples officiating, and interment in Courtland United
Pallbearers will be Arthur
Sayer, Herbert Egley, Robert Reid and Robert Robertson. The Legion
will conduct graveside rites. A Masonic service will be held at
the funeral home tonight at 8.30.