Death of Mrs. Wm.
The funeral of
Mrs. Wm. R. McKnight, who died suddenly at her home in Windham on
Saturday, 15 May 1920, was held on Tuesday afternoon at 1.30 to Old
Windham Cemetery [sic].
Deceased was in her 52nd year
and leaves besides her husband, two daughters and one son. She was a
daughter of the late Gavin Lawrie [sic] of Vaughan, and a
highly respected citizen and prominent worker in the Presbyterian
Rev. D. Burnett of Norwich
conducted the funeral service, assisted by Rev. John McLacklaw of
Those present at the funeral
from a distance were: Mr. and Mrs. John Meyer of Weston,
Mr. and Mrs. John Thompson, and
Mr. William Laurie [sic] of Vaughan
(sisters and brother of deceased);
Mr. and Mrs. Barker of Weston,
James T. McKnight of Norwich,
and Mrs. James Edgeworth of Toronto.
The following from Simcoe
attended the funeral: Mr. and Mrs. Andrew McKnight,
Mr. and Mrs. D. G. McKnight,
Mr. and Mrs. George McKnight,
Mrs. John McKnight,
Mrs. James McKnight,
Mr. Alonzo McKnight,
Rev. and Mrs. Peter Nichol,
Mr. and Mrs. Ross Edgeworth,
Mr. and Mrs. T. E. Langford.