The death took place of Mrs. Mary A. Nash, widow of Maurice Nash on Sunday, August 2, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Geo. R. Mayo, Grimsby, in her 79th year. Having been ill for the past two months her death was not unexpected. Mrs. Nash moved to Grimsby with her daughter and son-in-law, Geo. Mayo about 4 years ago. Prior to that she had lived in Stratford and vicinity the greater part of her life, with the exception of four years after her marriage to Maurice Nash. After her husband's death she returned to her former home with her only child, now Mrs. Mayo, to live with her parents, the late Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Herr.
Surviving are one brother, George Herr of Wartburg, Ontario, one daughter,(Mayme) Mrs. G.R. Mayo and many nephews and nieces.
The funeral service for the late Mrs. Mary A. Nash was conducted from the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. George R. Mayo, 29 Elm Street, on Wednesday afternoon with the Rev. Dr. Leckie officiating. Solos being beautifully rendered by Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Herr of St. Catharines at the home and graveside, "Jesus Lover of My Soul", Lead Kindly Light", "Abide with Me".
Pallbearers were Frank Dunsmore formerly of Stratford; Ed. D. Todd, H. Holmes, J. Wentworth, A. Swayze and H. Geddes. Interment took place at Queen's Lawn Cemetery. Many beautiful floral tributes were received from neighbours and friends in Grimsby, Stratford and Buffalo. Mourners were present from Stratford, Buffalo and St. Catharines.