Native of Czechoslovakia, and resident of Grimsby for the last 7 years, Mrs. Hans Melzer died in Hamilton General Hospital on Sunday, following a lengthy illness.
In her 56th year, she was born in the province of Bohemia, coming to Ontario with her family in 1940. She was a member of the Roman Catholic Church.
Surviving besides her husband is a daughter, Mrs. Liselott Komor, of New York City; also a brother, Dr. Julius Glaser, in New York City, and a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth de Winter, Vienna, Austria.
Remains rested at the Stonehouse Funeral Home, Grimsby, until Wednesday morning when Requiem Mass was held in St. Joseph's Church with Rev. Father B.A. O'Donnell officiating. Interment was made in Queen's Lawn Cemetery.
Casket bearers were Dr. A.F. McIntyre, Major Nelles Ashton, Beresford Scott, Malcolm Nelles, Robert Glaessner and Paul Bechert.