William Henry Trembley, life-long resident of the Smithville district, died at his home in that village on Sunday, in his 84th year.
A son of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Trembley, he was born in Gainsborough Township on September 3, 1864. Following his marriage in 1900, he took up farming in South Grimsby, moving into Smithville in 1916.
A past master of Coronation Lodge, No. 502, A.F. and A.M., he had been a member of the Masonic Order for over 60 years, having joined Union Lodge, No. 7, A.F. and A.M., of Grimsby, in 1887.
His wife, the former Rachael Alcock, predeceased him in 1933. Surviving is a daughter, Miss Marie Trembley, at home; also a sister, Mrs. Adelbert Jamieson, of Smithville.
Remains rested at the Merritt Funeral Home, Smithville, where funeral service was held under Masonic direction on Wednesday afternoon.