The death occurred suddenly early on Monday morning of Walter Gordon Carpenter, a well known fruit grower of the Winona district.
Deceased was the oldest son of Gordon and Katherine Palmer Carpenter and had been engaged in fruit growing with his father for several years past. He was born on Barton Street on September 28th, 1905, and had resided there all his life. He was a member of St. John's Anglican Church, Winona.
Surviving are his sorrowing wife, the former Hilda Lewis, his parents, two brothers, Erick at home, and John of O.A.C. Guelph, two sisters, Mrs. Donald (Jean) Jones, of Winona, and Miss Nora at home.
Funeral services were held from the Stonehouse Funeral Home on Wednesday afternoon to Queen's Lawn Cemetery, Rev. E.A Brooks conducting the services.
Casket bearers were Arthur Biggar, Harry Walters, Freeman McCollum, Donald McCollum, Wm. Acres and Elton Witmer.