Late Mrs. Kitchen
There died at her home in
Woodhouse Township on Monday, 20 [sic] Jun 1920, Mrs. Mary
J. Kitchen, aged 71 years.
Deceased had been ailing
for some time, but was not confined to her bed until two weeks
previous to her death.
She was a daughter of the
late Elliott Watson, and was born in the year 1848 in Haldimand
She was taken in as a
member of the Presbyterian Church, Port Dover, 47 years ago.
In the year 1877 she was
married to Elias Kitchen of Townsend. After her marriage she lived
for about two years in Townsend, when they moved to Woodhouse,
where her husband died 28 years ago.
Deceased leaves three
daughters to mourn her loss:
Mrs. Charles Hilliard of Jarvis,
Mrs. John Lindsay of Nanticoke,
and Miss Ethel at home.
Five sisters and one brother also survive.
The funeral took place
from her late residence to Port Dover Cemetery, on
30 Jun 1920, and was conducted by the Rev. J. Robertson.