Mrs. E. W. Vrooman
Mrs. Ida Vrooman, wife
of Mr. Edward Vrooman of Buffalo, N.Y., died at her residence
in that city on Tuesday morning, aged 58 years.
The deceased lady had
been ill for a long time from a heart affliction, which
resulted in dropsy.
The remains were
brought to Simcoe on the Wednesday forenoon Wabash train, Mr.
Vrooman being accompanied by a couple of lady friends of his
The interment took
place at 2.30 yesterday afternoon in Oakwood Cemeter, the
funeral being held from the residence of Mr. G. R. Perry. Rev.
A. B. Farney was the officiating clergyman.
Mr. Vrooman was Miss
Ida Maxwell, her mother being the wife of Mr. Jas. Butcher,
removing from near Jarvis to this town many years ago.
She is survived by
three sisters and a brother:
Mrs. Josephine Townley of Chicago,
Mrs. Blanche Baird of Buffalo,
Mrs. Maude Wright of the Northwest, and
Mr. Albert Maxwell, The C.P.R. agent at Waterdown. Mrs. George
R. Perry and Mr. John Vrooman of Simcoe are a sister and
brother of Mr. Vrooman. There are no children.
Mrs. Baird's husband
died in Buffalo on Monday and was buried at Cayuga on Tuesday.