(The Fisherman's Advocate, 29 Apr 1955, page 7)


There passed peacefully away at his home at Port Rexton, on Sunday, April 17, Mr. Ambrose Butler in his 82nd year. He leaves to mourn his passing a wife, 6 daughters, Mrs. George Gullage of Catalina; Mrs. Walter Adey, Mrs. Cyril Head, Mrs. Earl Blair, residing at Medford, Mass., U.S.A.; Mrs. Norman Johnson at Toronto and Mrs. Cecil Clarke at Port Rexton; two sons, Wilfred at Toronto, and Levi at home, with whom he resided. Also 1 brother, Willis at Port Rexton, as well as 28 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren, and a number of relatives and friends.

The funeral was held at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, with Rev. A. E. Bennett officiating. The S. U. F. of which the deceased was one of its oldest members, paraded in a body to pay their last respects to their departed brother.

To his relatives and friends this column extends deepest sympathy.

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