Port Dover Maple Leaf -- We
have to record this week the death of Mrs. Robert A. Sinclair, who
died at his mother's residence here on Thursday, 27 Sep 1917, in the
55th years of his age.
The deceased was born in the
Township of Townsend but lived here the greater part of his life. He
was an esteemed trusted employee of the G.T.R. for 35 years as
telegrapher and bookkeeper, for the past 13 years acting in the
latter capacity in Hagersville. He was also stationed in Simcoe for
a couple of years.
In politics he was a staunch
Reformer and in religion a Presbyterian, having been a member of
Knox church for the past 20 years.
He was also a highly
esteemed member of the Norfolk Lodge No. 149 A. F & A. M. He
gave liberally and conscientiously whenever he thought his
assistance was required.