Owen Cale - Died 8 April 1960
- Passed away in the city on April 8. Trevor Owen, aged 70 years,
beloved husband of Mrs. Gertrude Elizabeth Cale of 1907 6th Ave.
A N., and father of Glen of the city. Services will be held in Martin
Bros. Chapel on Monday at 4 p.m., Canon Leslie L. Grant officiating.
Interment in the Field of Honor, Mountain View cemetery. Martin
Bros. Ltd. directors of funeral service.
above was transcribed by Graham Cale from a newspaper clipping that
appeared in The Lethbridge Herald 09 Apr 1960.
Gwent man dies in Canada
The death has occurred
in Alberta, Canada, of Mr Trevor Owen Cale, seventy, a native of
Monmouthshire. He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John George
Cale, who at one time resided at New House farm, Llansoy near Usk.
Mr. Cale emigrated to
Canada in 1910 and went to live at Weyburn Saskatchewan. At the
outbreak of the first world war he was one of the first to volunteer
for the forces and left for overseas service with the First Canadian
Division. He saw action in France and Germany.
At the end of the war
he was discharged in England and in 1919 married Miss Gertrude Elizabeth
Jenkins of Cross farm, Llansoy.
In 1928 he returned
to Weyburn Saskatchewan. Eight years later he and his family came
back to Monmouthshire for several months holiday. Then in 1947,
Mr Cale moved to Lethbridge Alberta, where he was employed by the
Canadian Bank of Commerce. He retired in 1948 because of ill health.
He leaves a widow who
lives in Lethbridge, three sons Mr. Arthur Cale (Toronto), Mr. Lloyd
Cale of Delburne Alberta, and Mr. Glyn Cale (Lethbridge), and two
daughters Mrs. Olive Ellingson of Kipp Alberta and Mrs. Doris Harper
of Dartmouth Nova Scotia. In Monmouthshire Mr. Cale has four brothers.
Messrs. George, Arthur, Roger and William Cale and one sister Mrs.
was transcribed by Graham Cale from a newspaper clipping.
2005 Gerald Majumdar