Mrs. Walter Dancer died at her home in Smithville on Sunday in her 76th year. She had been in failing health for some time.
Born in England, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Malham, she was the former Ada Elizabeth Malham.
Mrs. Dancer came to Canada 40 years ago to reside in Beamsville before moving to Smithville district where she has lived for 35 years. She was a member of St. Luke's Anglican Church, Smithville.
Surviving besides her husband are three sons, Walter John of Niagara Falls, N.Y.; Fred, of Grimsby Beach, and Charles of Smithville; four daughters, Mrs. J.A. Greenwood, of Leaside; Mrs. Patrick Nicholson, of Lockport, N.Y.; Mrs. Sam Ecker, Jr., of Smithville, and Mrs. Jack Adams, of Meridow; 18 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren; and a brother, John Malham, in England.