Mrs. Gordon R. Carpenter, a life-long resident of the Winona district, died at her home at Winona last Thursday after a lingering illness.
The former Thurza Katherine Palmer, she was a daughter of the late Walter Palmer, and was born in North Grimsby Township on December 3, 1880.
Surviving, besides her husband, are two sons, Eric, of Winona, and John, of Guelph, and two daughters, Mrs. Donald Jones and Miss Nora Carpenter, both of Winona; also a sister, Miss Jessie Palmer of Winona.
Funeral services were held on Saturday afternoon from the Stonehouse Funeral Home with Archdeacon Scovil of Winona officiating. Interment was in Queen's Lawn Cemetery.
Casket bearers were Percy Hudson, Elton Whitmer, Donald Beamer, Harold Metcalfe, Donald McCallum and Douglas Thomas.