On Saturday afternoon the funeral of the late Clara E. Snyder, wife of Adam I. Snyder, Elizabeth Street, was held at Stonehouse Funeral Home, with interment at Queen's Lawn Cemetery.
Mrs. Snyder who passed away at her home on December 23rd after a long illness was in her 72nd year. She was born in Canboro, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Ricker. Besides her husband, she leaved two daughters to mourn her loss, Mrs. B.W. Freure, of Parry Sound, and Mrs. J.G.K. Railton, Smithville. Other relatives surviving are three sisters and a brother: Mrs. W. Swartz, of St. Catharines; Mrs. C.C. Misener, Canboro; Mrs. J. Melick, Dunnville, and W.E. Ricker, of Welland. There are 5 grandchildren, Graydon, Glenn and Donald Railton, and Douglas and Doreen Freure.
G.L. Shivas, of Gospel Hall, and Rev. W.J. Watt, of Trinity United Church, officiated at the funeral service. The pallbearers were H. Rushton, Wm. Sangster, E. Freshwater, E. Davis and P.E. Wilkins. There were many beautiful floral offerings.