Gilbert D. Wade, of Grimsby, died suddenly on Saturday last at Fort Myers, Florida, where he and his wife had gone to spend the winter months.
Deceased was a member of the Grimsby Lions Club. Surviving besides his wife, the former Phyllis M. Roberts, are his father, Lawrence Wade, of New Liskeard; a sister, Mrs. William Earle, of New Liskeard; and two brothers, Charles Wade, of Kapuskasing, and Fred Wade, of Grimsby.
Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon from the Stonehouse Funeral Home, with Rev. J.P. McLeod conducting the service. Burial was made in Queen's Lawn Cemetery.
The following gentlemen acted as bearers: William Earle, Dr. A.F. McIntyre, Hugh Campbell, Bruce Geddes, George Nelles and Thomas Bell.