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Death of Wilfred Kingsley; Wife Critically Injured

Description : Wilfred Kingsley critically injured his wife, Helen, with a hammer before killing himself. He leaves five children, Johnny, Peter, Jimmy, Gail, and Dawn, his mother, and two sisters, Mrs. Dave Melbourne of Toronto, and Mrs. Gilbert Faris of Kleinburg.

Bradford Witness

Dudgeon, John obituary

Event Date : Thursday, December 24, 1981
Event Type : Death

Description : Mr. Dudgeon, who was 70, passed away at Soldiers Memorial Hospital in Orillia.The son of David Dudgeon and Mary Ethel Ledlow, John Ledlow Dudgeon was born in Whittington, Dufferin County on January 12, 1911. He was married on May 3, 1934 to Muriel Ann McCutcheon at Corbetton and is survived by her. Mr. Dudgeon attended public school in Whittington, and high school in Mimico. He was a respected and popular chief of the Bradford police department from 1963-76 before retiring. Mr. Dudgeon was also a member of the United Church. He is survived by daughters Mary Elizabeth Graham of Bradford, and Patricia S. Ploder of Holland Landing, and five grandchildren: David Graham, Debra Graham, Kelly Graham, Denise Ploder, and Maureen Ploder. He is predeceased by a brother Donald Dudgeon and was the beloved uncle of Joan (Dudgeon) Feidler and John Dudgeon of Toronto. Friends and relatives paid their respects at the Lathangue and Skwarchuk Funeral Home, with a funeral service conducted by Rev. Kenneth Barker taking place at 1 p.m., Monday, December 28 including a police honour guard.Interment will take place at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Orangeville in the spring. Friends and relatives attended the funeral service from London, Orillia, Toronto, Orangeville, and Collingwood. Pallbearers were Elmer Coleman, George Simmonds, Spence Moore, Henry Bell, Wm. Blanche, Jim Thompson. Flower bearer was Eric Wright and hat bearer was Bruce Davis.

Bradford Witness

Frances Reid appointed to county housing authority

"Frances Reid, vice-chairman of the West Gwillimbury planning committee, has been appointed to the Simcoe County and Orillia Housing Authority, Minister of Housing John Rhodes announced last week. Mrs. Reid has served on the planning committee for almost two years and has worked with the Ontario Municipal Board and the Greater Toronto Assessment Board for 27 years. The appointment on the authority runs for three years. The Simcoe County and Orillia Housing Authority studies government-subsidized housing in Simcoe County, including senior citizens' apartments and low-cost housing."

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Harman, Arnie

Photograph, donated with its frame, of Arnie Harman. The photographer is Oliver T Wright, Hatley’s Block, Orillia

Oliver T. Wright

Kingsley, Gail Diane birth

Event Date : Thursday, August 25, 1938
Event Type : Birth

Description : Born in Orillia Memorial Hospital, a daughter, to Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred J. Kingsley.

Bradford Witness

Kingsley, John birth

Event Date : Tuesday, June 04, 1940
Event Type : Birth

Description : Born at the Orillia Memorial Hospital, a son, to Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Kingsley.

Bradford Witness

Palmer, John death

October 3, 1990

Orillia Mayor John Palmer is dead of a heart attack. Palmer, sixty-five, was at home recuperating from surgery when he began experiencing chest pains on Wednesday and returned to hospital. He died on Friday morning.
Palmer was a teacher before running for political office in 1988. He began teaching at Orillia District Collegiate & Vocational Institute in 1966, and retired as head of the history department in 1983.
He leaves a wife, Phyllis, three children and three grandchildren.

Bradford Gazette

Snell, Daniel James birth

May 21, 1994
SNELL, Karen and Fred are thrilled to announce the safe arrival of Daniel James, 7 lbs. 5 oz. born May 21, 1994 in Orillia. A brother for 2 year old Thomas. Many thanks to Doctors Diemling, Fallis and Hudak and the excellent nursing staff at Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital.

Bradford West Gwillimbury Times

Wilson, Effie Banting obituary

Event Date : Saturday, July 06, 1963
Event Type : Death

Description : Died at Orillia. Of Bradford, dearly beloved wife of the late Henry Robinson Wilson, and dear mother of Neil, England, Marjorie (Mrs. Herbert Goss), Orillia, Gilbert, Cooksville, C. M., Bradford, and Jean (Mrs. Wallace McLeish) of Toronto. Rested at the Lathangue-Kilkenny Funeral Home, Simcoe St., Bradford, for service on July 9 at 2:30 p.m. Interment Bond Head Cemetery.

Bradford Witness

Wright, Edythe Muriel Gilroy death

May 31, 1992
WRIGHT, Edythe Muriel. Quietly at Solders Memorial Hospital, Orillia on Sunday May 31, 1992. Edythe Wright formerly of Cookstown in her 67th year. Dearly beloved wife of Ivan. Dear mother of Louise, Barbara Foster, Mary Lynch and John. Daughter of Irene Gilroy. Sister of Betty Downey and Earl Gilroy. Devoted grandmother of David, Paul, Jeffrey and Stephen Lynch, Stephanie, Amanda and Christina Foster, Carly and Kirk Wright. Friends called at the Paul F. Kent Funeral Home, Hwy. #27, N. Cookstown. Funeral service will be held at Cookstown United Church on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. Interment Alliston Union Cemetery. Memorial donation to the Canadian Cancer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated.

Bradford West Gwillimbury Times