Strawn, J.D. (Died on 27 Oct 1916)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 1 Nov 1916, p. 4

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Mr. J.D. Strawn, well-known in this vicinity on account of having for many years been manager of the Lakeview and Park House hotels at Grimsby Beach, passed away on Friday, Oct. 27, 1916, in his 83rd year, at Kimberlin, Tennessee. The remains were brought to Toronto for interment, and the funeral took place on Tuesday, Oct. 31st, from the residence of his son-in-law, Mr. C.W.I. Woodlan, 616 Avenue Road. The services were conducted by Rev. Dr. Henderson of the Timothy Eaton Memorial Church, and the interment took place in Forest Lawn Mausoleum. After J.A. (?) Strawn gave up the management of the hotels at Grimsby Beach, he purchased a block of fruit land near Grimsby Beach which he afterwards sold at a good profit. The deceased gentleman was a kindly and genial nature, and was highly thought of by all who knew him in this district.

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Date of Publication:
1 Nov 1916
Date Of Event:
27 Oct 1916
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Strawn, J.D. (Died on 27 Oct 1916)