Floyd Simpson, 224 Main W., passed away in Hamilton General Hospital on Tuesday, February 22, where he had been a patient for the past 3 weeks.
Born in Nebraska, U.S.A., the late Mr. Simpson had carried on grain farming in Saskatchewan for several years before coming to Grimsby, where he resided for the past 5 and a half years. He was a member of the Baptist church.
Surviving are his wife, the former Gertrude Pratt, his stepmother, Mrs. Emma Simpson, a daughter, Mrs. Verna Prew, in Vancouver, Washington, and a brother, Ted Simpson, Young, Sask.
The funeral will be held from the Stonehouse Funeral Home this (Thursday) afternoon at 2 p.m., with interment in Newmarket Cemetery. Rev. Geo. A. McLean, assisted by Rev. Frank Bennett, of Hamilton, will conduct the service.