The death occurred on Tuesday, January 15th of Lydia Ann Freas, widow of John Dilts, in her 79th year.
The deceased lady who had been residing with her daughter, Mrs. Putman, Livingston Ave., for the past month, had been ill only three weeks.
Born in South Grimsby Township, September 1st, 1856, the late Mrs. Dilts had spent practically her lifetime in South Grimsby and Clinton Township. Her husband predeceased her 12 years. She was a life-long member of the United Church at Beamsville.
Surviving her is one daughter, Mrs. Alfred Putman, Livingston Ave., Grimsby.
The funeral will be held from her daughter's residence on Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock, Rev. C.D. Draper of Beamsville officiating.
Interment in Mount Osborne Cemetery, Beamsville.