A resident of this district all her life, Miss Sara Maude Oakes died on Thursday last at her home in North Grimsby. She was born in Saltfleet Township, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Oakes.
At the time of her death she was retired, but previously had been an artist. Miss Oakes was an adherent of Fifty United Church, Winona.
Surviving are two brothers, Fred A. of Grimsby, and Alfred of Kingston; and two sisters, Miss Lily Oakes and Mrs. Charles Utter, both of Grimsby.
Funeral services were held from the Stonehouse Funeral Home on Sunday afternoon with Rev. G.E. Morrow officiating. Interment was in the Fifty Cemetery, Winona.
Casket bearers were: Raymond Colpitts, Wm. Bengough, Lloyd Simpson, John Budge, Harry Walters, Arthur Biggar.