Hand, Veronica (Died on 29 Jan 1921)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 2 Feb 1921, p. 4

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A bright young life ended with the sudden death in Grimsby on Saturday, January 29, 1921 of Veronica, second daughter of Philip and Mrs. Hand of Clarke Street. Miss Hand had been in apparent good health up to within a short time of her death, having retired on Friday evening feeling well, but was taken ill through the night and died Saturday afternoon of congestion of the kidneys. To mourn her loss are the father and mother, three brothers and two sisters: John, Leo and Edward at home; Mrs. Peter Gibson of Niagara Falls, Ont. and Agnes at home. The funeral took place on Tuesday, Feb.1 to St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church where services were performed by the Rev. Father Longo, interment being in the church cemetery. The attendance was large, as "Vera" as she was better known was extremely popular with those who know her, the floral offerings testifying to her friends' regard. The pallbearers were her four uncles and two cousins: James, Edward and Sylvester Hand and W.H. Talbot; Joseph Hand and Aby Hand of Winona...[details of floral arrangements]

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Newspaper located at the Grimsby Museum
Date of Publication:
2 Feb 1921
Date Of Event:
29 Jan 1921
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Hand, Veronica (Died on 29 Jan 1921)