Etc. -- Margaret E. (Miller) Hookway's 1919 obituary
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A lightly edited transcription of a page 1 article in the 14 Aug 1919 issue of the Simcoe Reformer. 
[Compiler's Comment: deceased identified elsewhere as Mrs. Maggie Hookaway]


Death of Mrs. Margaret Ellen Hookway, Who Had Lived in 
St. Thomas for Past Six Months.

St. Thomas, Aug. 8 -- The death took place Thursday evening of an old resident of Walsingham Centre, at the residence of her niece, Mrs. Howard Diltz, 208 Wellington Street, in the person of Mrs. Margaret Ellen Hookway of Walsingham Centre, step-mother of ex-Ald. A. A. Hookway.

Mrs. Hookway, who was 86 years of age, had been ailing for some time. The deceased came to this city six months ago to visit her sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Shriner, and had been ill ever since.

She was born at Gainsborough, Ont., and was a devout member of the Methodist Church at Walsingham Centre.

She leaves two sisters and three brothers:
Mrs. E. Shriner, city
Mrs. F. Howey, Niagara Falls, Ont.
A. H. Miller, Ipswich, South Dakota
Benjamin Miller, Niagara Falls, N.Y.
and W. F. Miller, city.

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