EASTERN PROVINCE HERALD.
Port Elizabeth, Thursday, May 31, 1945.
WELSH. – At Adelaide on the 25th May, 1945, to Mr and Mrs Gussie WELSH, a bonny Daughter.
GEORGE. – To S/Lt. and Mrs Herbert D. GEORGE on the 28th May, at Winchburg, Scotland, a
CLARK. – ABRAHAMS. The engagement is announced of Murial, eldest daughter of Mrs H. ARROW
of Port Elizabeth, and Ronald, second son of Mr and Mrs E. CLARK of Rossborough, Durban.
HODGE. – MYHILL. The engagement is announced of Yvonne, only daughter of Mr and Mrs J.P.
COOPER of Port Elizabeth, to George, third son of Mrs and the late Mr HODGE of
TO BE MARRIED.
MATHIESON. – DE LA MARE. To be married by Special Licence on Saturday, 2nd June, 1945,
Robert, second eldest son of Mrs and the late Mr A. MATHIESON, of Durban, to Daisy, eldest
daughter of Mr and Mrs H.A. DE LA MARE, of Port Elizabeth.
BUNTON. Passed away peacefully on the 23rd May, 1945, Alf BUNTON. Remembered by Gran,
Alice, Owen and the boys, Tersius, Jack and Family, Lelle and Skip, Arthur, Oscar, Dorothy
SCHOEMAN. Died at the Provincial Hospital on the 30th May, 1945, Frank, loved husband of
Emily SCHOEMAN, at the age of 37 years. The funeral will leave the Union Church,
Highfield Road, to-day (Thursday) at 4 o’clock, for the North End Cemetery.
SCHONKER. Passed away at 2 Voyle Street, Sydenham, on the 28th May, 1945, Willem Petrus,
beloved husband of Catherina SCHONKER, at the age of 54 years. Service in the Dutch
Reform Church, Sidwell, this (Thursday) afternoon at 2.30 o’clock, thence the funeral will
proceed to the North End Cemetery.
WATTS. Passed peacefully away at the Provincial Hospital, on the 29th May, 1945, Charles
WATTS, at the age of 73 years. The funeral will leave his late residence, No 14 Walmer
Road, this (Thursday) morning at 12 o’clock for the South End Cemetery.
ROLL OF HONOUR.
COHEN. C.J. Sapper 2nd Field Company, S.A.E.C. killed in action at Gazala, 31st May,
1942. Ever remembered by Claude and Gordon.
GRUSKIN. In memory of Barnie who made the supreme sacrifice at Gazala, on 30 May, 1942.
Remembered by Uncles, aunts, Percy, Bertie and Vivian.
JOHANSSON. – In memory of our mother and granny, who passed away 31st May, 1935.
Remembered by Olga (U.S.A.), Queenie, Thelma, Doris, Eric and grandchildren.
KLOPPER. – In memory of our mother and ouma, who passed away 31st May, 1940. Remembered by
Em, Peter, and Claude KLOPPER, Durban.
MORTON. – In memory of our mother and grandmother, who passed away on the 31st May, 1943.
Remembered by her family.
WEEDY. – In memory of our mother who passed away 31st May, 1944. Remembered by Colin, Dot,
WILMOT. – In memory of Harry WILMOT, accidentally killed in a motor cycle race at
Johannesburg on May 31st, 1940. Remembered by his family.
Carol BENEKE nee STEWART
Port Elizabeth, South Africa.
083 4821 482
Researching: STEWART, STONE, LUKE, BENEKE, BENECKE, VON BENECKE
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