Following a brief illness, the death occurred last Tuesday morning of Mrs. Ethel Ann Bearss at the home of her daughter, Mrs. James Vidal, Quarry Road, Beamsville. She was 61.
Mrs. Bearss was born at Tintern and lived in this district all her life. She was a member of the Church of Christ.
Surviving are four daughters, Mrs. Vidal, Mrs. W.L. MacDonald, North Tonawanda, N.Y.; Mrs. Robert Blain, Grimsby,and Mrs. Walter Smalko, North Tonawanda, N.Y.; two sons, Bud Bearss, Beamsville, and Earl Bearss, Grimsby; four brothers, Herbert Pysher, Tintern; James Pysher, St. Catharines; Erado Pysher, Port Dalhousie, and John Pysher, Niagara Falls, Ontario.
The funeral was held Thursday afternoon at 3:00 o'clock from the J.W. Buck & Son Funeral Home, Beamsville. Interment was made in Mount Osborne Cemetery.