A link with the past of Grimsby was severed on Saturday in the passing at her home in Hamilton of Mary Margaret Lavery, relict of the late ex-Reeve Henry H. Marsh of Grimsby.
The late Mrs. Marsh was born in Caistorville, a daughter of the late John and Mrs. Lavery, but had lived in Grimsby for a great many years before going to Hamilton to live with her daughter, Mrs. J. Herbert Forman, upon the death of her husband.
She was a member of the United Church.
Surviving are a son, Dayton, of Guelph; three daughters, Mrs. Forman, with whom she resided, Mrs. Claude Tufford, of Beamsville, and Mrs. Lloyd Shepherd of St. Catharines, and a sister, Mrs. Andrew Swazie, of Grimsby.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday afternoon. Interment was in Queen's Lawn Cemetery.