The news was received last
week of the death of Dr. George Stanton, formerly of Simcoe, who
died on Monday, 17 Mar 1919 at Denver, Colorado, in his 74th year.
The funeral was held on Wednesday.
Mrs. Stanton, who was
formerly Miss Culver, a sister of
Mrs. John Beaupre, and of Messrs. Sylvanus, Mack and
Ernest Culver, is left one son, Leighton.
Dr. Stanton was the only son
of Francis Gore Stanton, a lawyer practising here several decades
ago. Mrs. Kent, mother of
Frank Kent of Woodhouse, was a sister of Dr. Stanton.
Deceased practiced medicine
here for a long time, until about
four years ago, when he sold his practice to Dr. S.
who was in turn followed by Dr. Frank E. B. McGilvery.