Miss Melissa Procunier died in
the hospital at Ingersoll last Friday and the remains were brought here
for burial on Saturday, accompanied by her brother,
C. M. Procunier, and three of his daughters, Mrs. H. Banbury, Mrs. F.
Handerson, and Mrs. F. Shaddock, all of Ingersoll.
Deceased was a daughter of the
late Peter Procunier and was born in Walsingham, near Erie View, and was
77 years old at the time of her death.
She was a resident here for a
number of years and had many friends. She followed her brother and his
family to Ingersoll, with whom she lived.
In addition to those mentioned
above, she is survived by one brother, Albert, of Saginaw, Michigan, and
a neice, Miss Erie Procunier of Ingersoll, who was too ill to attend the
Mrs. Earl Barry and Miss Olive
Hutchins of this village were also nieces of the departed.
The funeral service was held in
the Baptist Church on Sunday by the pastor of the church, Rev. J. M.
Smith, and burial took place in the Port Royal Cemetery.