Horace M. Bowes, 82, of 1323 Fifth St. E., Fort Frances, Ont., passed away Monday, Oct. 12, 1998 at Riverside Health Care Facilities Inc. with his family at his side.
Horace was born Nov. 1, 1915 in Newcastle, England and emigrated to Canada in 1924, where he settled in Hamilton, Ont. He later worked briefly for Canada Car.
Travelling across Canada in the Depression, he liked the Rainy River District and decided to settle here. He worked for a number of years in the bush, and later owned and operated his own logging business.