Grimsby Newspapers
Groce, Ada (née Ibbettson) (Died on 5 Jun 1919)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 11 Jun 1919, p. 5

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Mrs. Arthur Groce, formerly a resident of Grimsby, but for many years living in St. Catharines, Niagara Falls, N.Y., and latterly in Niagara Falls, Ont., passed away at her home in the latter city on Thursday, June 5, 1919, at the age of 48 years. The deceased lady had been in excellent health up to the time of contracting influenza some months ago, from which she never fully recovered. A short time ago the family moved into a new home, and last week Mrs. Groce was busy in getting her house settled and on Thursday was taken suddenly ill and in a very few moments had passed away. The late Mrs. Groce was born in Hamilton, her maiden name being Ada Ibbettson. She was married in Grimsby about 30 years ago to Mr. Arthur Groce, a son of Mr. and Mrs. J.J. Groce of this place, and resided here about five years, moving to St. Catharines where they resided for many years, then going to Niagara Falls, N.Y. and recently returning and settling in Niagara Fall, Ont. She is survived by her husband, four sons, Fred of Detroit, Archie of St. Catharines, Vernon and John of Niagara Falls, Ont. and one daughter Miss Beatrice at home. One brother and four sisters also survive her. The funeral of the deceased was held from the family residence on Saturday, June 7, 1919 ... and interment taking place in St. Catharines Cemetery. All the immediate relatives were present, with the exception of one sister who resides in Boston, Mass. Those from Grimsby in attendence at the last rites were Mr. and Mrs. J.J. Groce, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Farrell, Mr. and Mrs. John Sweet, Mr. and Mrs. William Farrow. Mrs. C. Davis of Toronto and Mr. and Mrs. Alva Groce and son of Waterloo were also present.

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11 Jun 1919
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5 Jun 1919
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Groce, Ada (née Ibbettson) (Died on 5 Jun 1919)