Grimsby Newspapers
Leidens, Walter (Died on 29 Nov 1943)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 2 Dec 1943, p. 5

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Walter Leidens, 79, widely known in this district for his activities in public offices and as a successful fruit grower, passed away at Vineland early Monday morning after a month's illness. He was a resident of Pelham township for many years and will be sadly missed by the people of Vineland where he has lived the last 44 years.

The deceased was one of the most successful fruit farmers in the district. He served for a number of years on the Louth township council and was relief officer for Louth. He was a valued member of the Jordan Station United Church and a member of the session board of the same church.

His wife, Sarah Margaret Lane, predeceased him in July 1934. He is survived by one son, Frank, of Vineland; one daughter, Mrs. Edith Duncan, of St. Catharines; one granddaughter, Donna Leidens, of Vineland; three sisters, Mrs. J.Hoffman, Mrs. M. Fisher and Miss Elizabeth Leidens, all of Fenwick; one brother, John, of Grimsby.

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2 Dec 1943
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29 Nov 1943
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Leidens, Walter (Died on 29 Nov 1943)