Mrs. Emma Hill, the former Emma Retty Merritt, died last Wednesday at the Hamilton General Hospital in her 88th year.
Born in South Grimsby Township and a resident of Grimsby most of her life, she attended Trinity United Church. Mrs. Hill was predeceased by her husband, Alfred, 14 years ago.
She is survived by 3 sons, Andrew, of Grimsby, John, of Hamilton, and Harmon, of Fonthill; four daughters, Mrs. Daniel (Ella) Merritt, of Smithville; Mrs. Howard (Ethel) Hedden, of New Toronto; Mrs. Joseph (Rosie) Strong, and Mrs. Reginald (Cora) Dalgleish, of Hamilton; and one brother, Andrew, of Winnipeg.
Funeral services were held on Saturday afternoon with interment in Queen's Lawn Cemetery.