Grimsby Newspapers
Sowerby, Thomas (Died on 27 Apr 1942)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 30 Apr 1942, p. 8

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Thomas Sowerby, a resident of Grimsby for the past 50 years, passed away in hospital Monday, after a two-month illness. Deceased was born in England on June 11, 1855, and was in his 87th year. He came to Canada in 1892, settled in Grimsby district following the occupation of fruit farming until retiring a few years ago. He was an adherent of the Anglican Church. Surviving are his wife, of Grimsby, and one daughter, Mrs. M. E. Berry, Hamilton. The funeral was held from the Stonehouse Funeral Home on Wednesday afternoon, with interment being made in Queen's Lawn Cemetery.

Pallbearers were A. Hewson, Edward Laidman, Burgess Book, Henry Bull, A.E.Cole and W.B. Smith.

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30 Apr 1942
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27 Apr 1942
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Sowerby, Thomas (Died on 27 Apr 1942)