BERESFORD – Ada Beresford passed away on May 16th, 1962, in the Lethbridge Municipal Hospital at the age of 81 years, She was Born in Derbyshire, England, coning to the Millicent district in 1920, where she operated the post office for 25 years. She moved to Medicine hat in 1946, then to Bow Island in 1953 where she made her home with a daughter. Mrs. Beresford was a life member of the Canadian Legion Auxiliary, Medicine Hat.
Surviving are one daughter, Mrs. Elsie Nuget of Bow Island; three grandchildren; one brother, Sidney Sadler of Toronto; one sister, Mrs Margaret Kennell of England.
Services were held on Friday, May 18th, at 2:00 p.m. in the Brooks United Church with Rev. Ling officiating. Interment was in the Brooks Cemetery with Smith Funeral Home in charge.
Brooks Bulletin June 07, 1962 Roll 14 Image 1157