Verna Gertrude Walsh, wife of
Otto Ward of Windham, and daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
W. W. Walsh of Simcoe, died suddenly at her parents' home, 119 Market
Street, on Saturday morning last, in her 21st year.
Deceased was taken ill only
three days previously at her Windham home, and on the advice of her
physician was removed to the home of her parents on Friday.
During the night acute
peritonitis developed and the young life passed away.
The funeral was held on Monday
afternoon to Oakwood Cemetery and was conducted by Revs. H. C. Newcombe
and Mr. Taylor, the pall-bearers being Messrs. L. C. Cratt, Arthur
Edmonds, Russell McIntosh,
George Lea, Earl Coates and Roy Everett.
Much sympathy is extended to the
husband and to Mr. and Mrs. Walsh and family in their sad bereavement.