James Duff, of Glanford Station, clerk of Binbrook township and former member of the township council, died Friday afternoon at St. Joseph's Hospital.
Born in Binbrook Township 66 years ago, he had been a lifelong resident and farmer of that district. He was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church, Binbrook.
His wife predeceased him 10 years ago, and a son, Harley, was killed in Italy.
Surviving are three sons, John, Harold and Edwin; three daughters, Miss Helen Duff, and Mrs. Norman Parson of Hamilton, and Mrs. Garfield Young, of Binbrook; 17 grandchildren; and a sister, Mrs. Roy Wilson of Waterford.
The remains rested at the Cotteral Funeral Home, Mount Hamilton, where services were conducted on Monday afternoon with interment being made in Knox Presbyterian cemetery, Binbrook.
Casket bearers were: Niram R. Fletcher, Ralph DeGrow, Louis Laidman, Stanley Laidman, Jack Woodward and James Beaty.