Wiley, George E. (Died on 27 Oct 1947)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 30 Oct 1947, p. 12


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George E. Wiley, ex-Reeve of the Township of Louth and one of Lincoln County's most prominent figures in agricultural affairs, passed away suddenly Monday night at 9:30 from a heart attack. He was 48 years of age.

He took a prominent part in civic matters in Louth Township and served for five years as Deputy-Reeve and for two years as Reeve. He retired from municipal politics this year.

One of Louth's prominent farmers, he took a keen interest in agricultural matters and for two years was President of the Lincoln County Federation of Agriculture. He was President of the Lincoln County Ploughmen's Association for one term and at the time of his death was secretary of the St. Catharines District Milk Producers' Association. Mr. Wiley was also President of the Jordan Fruit and Supply Company.

The remains are resting at his residence until this morning, and will then be conveyed to Hulse and English Funeral Chapel, St. Catharines, for service at 3:15 o'clock. Interment will be in Victoria Lawn Cemetery, St. Catharines.


Media Type:
Genealogical Resource
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Newspaper
Item Type:
Obituaries
Date of Publication:
30 Oct 1947
Date Of Event:
27 Oct 1947
Last Name(s):
Wiley
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Wiley, George E. (Died on 27 Oct 1947)