of Waterford's oldest residents,
Mrs. Tobin Smith, nee Hortense Masecar [sic], in her 79th
year, passed peacefully away to her rest, Saturday evening, 20 Oct
1917, after an illness of only a week.
The late Mrs. Smith who was
the daughter of the late Abram Masecar [sic], was born at
Rockford and had
lived in Waterford and vicinity all her life.
Her first husband, the late
Martin Tobin, died in 1901.
She married Mr. Smith of Puyallup, Wash., in 1906.
Mr. Smith died in 1909 and
since then the deceased had lived alone here. The past three
winters, however, she spent with her daughter at St. George.
She is survived by two
daughters, Mrs. Mary Allen of Newport, Washington, and Mrs. McNeilly
of St. George, and three sons, Abram M. Tobin of Toronto, Simon P.
of Medimont, Idaho, and Ralph B of Holly, Michigan.
To these sorrowing relatives
the sympathy of the community is extended.
The funeral took place from
her late residence on
Main Street north, at 1 o'clock p.m., Tuesday. The services were
conducted by Rev. F. R. Fitch, B.A., B.D. Interment in Greenwood