Melvin Sinclair, 74, of Rainycrest Home for the Aged, 550 Osborne St., Fort Frances, Ont., passed away Friday, April 16, 1999 at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
He was born on July 24, 1924 in Rainy River, Ont., to the late William and Lottie Sinclair.
Melvin moved to Fort Frances during the late 1950’s. He had worked as a commercial fisherman for Gib Tucker for many years, and had also worked in the bush.
He was predeceased by six brothers; John, Tom, Bob, Gordon, Norman, and George; and by three sisters; Violet, Katie, and Myrtle.