Rhodes, Charles (Died on 29 Dec 1945)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 3 Jan 1946, p. 5


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In failing health for some time, Charles Rhodes, resident of Grimsby Beach for the last 26 years, passed away at his home on Saturday, in his 77th year. A former member of the Royal Navy, he was born in England and came to Canada 37 years ago. He was a member of the Ancient Order of Foresters. Surviving, besides his wife, is one son, Frederick Rhodes, of Toronto; also ten brothers and sisters in England. An enthusiastic bowler, Mr. Rhodes was an officer of the Grimsby Beach Lawn Bowling Club and had taken part in many club and outside tournaments. He was also a keen chess player and had taken part in numerous chess tournaments in Hamilton. Rev. Francis McAvoy, chaplain of West Lincoln Branch, Canadian Legion, conducted funeral service at his late home on Wednesday afternoon. Interment was made in Queen's Lawn Cemetery. Casket bearers were: Geo. Fair, Arthur Ball, H. Robinson, S.G. Bartlett, E.M. Comfort, Ralph Paddle.


Media Type:
Genealogical Resource
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Newspaper
Item Type:
Obituaries
Date of Publication:
3 Jan 1946
Date Of Event:
29 Dec 1945
Last Name(s):
Rhodes
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Rhodes, Charles (Died on 29 Dec 1945)