Mrs. Margaret Hurst, resident of this district for the last 60 years, died suddenly last Thursday morning at the home of her son, Frank Hurst, North Grimsby Township, with whom she resided.
In her 78th year, she was born at Harriston, Ontario, coming here as a young girl. Her husband, the late Frank Hurst, for many years Road Superintendent in North Grimsby, predeceased her in 1921.
She was a member of St. John's Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are a daughter and son, Mrs. Vernon Barrick, Grimsby, and Frank Hurst, North Grimsby.
Funeral services were held in St. John's Presbyterian Church on Saturday afternoon with Rev. Francis McAvoy officiating.
Interment was in Queen's Lawn Cemetery.
Casket bearers were 6 nephews of the deceased: Delos and Bert Hurst, Earl and Arthur Luey, Arthur Smith and Edward Walters.