Merritt, Alpheus E. (Died on 4 Nov 1943)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 11 Nov 1943, p. 4

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In failing health for some time, Alpheus E. Merritt passed away at his home, North Grimsby township, Thursday last, in his 68th year. He was a retired manufacturer, a former member of the firm of Merritt Bros., basket manufacturers in Grimsby. He was born in Caistor. Survivors are his wife, a son, Reginald, North Grimsby; two daughters, Mrs. John Rempel, Toronto, and Lois, at home; also his mother, Mrs. Valmur Merritt; four brothers, Benson and Orton, of Caistor; John and Frank, of Grimsby, and a sister, Mrs. Curtis Swayze, of Caledonia. Funeral services were held from his late home on Saturday afternoon, with Rev. W.J. Watt officiating. Interment being in Ker Church Cemetery. Casket bearers were Wm. McNiven, Charles Pottruff, Herbert Smith, Frank Bentley, R.O. Smith, and James Ridge.

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11 Nov 1943
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4 Nov 1943
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Merritt, Alpheus E. (Died on 4 Nov 1943)