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Zapfe, George Mon 26 Nov 1945 Port Arthur News Chronicle
George Frederick Zapfe, 67, Bruce Street, died in hospital here early this morning. He had come to this district in 1906 from his birthplace in Eastern Ontario and settled at Whitefish Lake. His wife predeceased him in 1919. Surviving is a son Arnold Zapfe, 163 Bruce Street; a brother William Zapfe, North Battleford. There are three sisters, Louise, Mrs. H. Kennedy, Point Edward, Ont.; Emma, Mrs. W. McCienchey, Bruce Field, Ont.; Mary, Mrs. Green, Grand Bend, Ont. There are three grandchildren and several nephews and nieces. The body is at the Funeral Home, 299 Arthur Street.

Zapfe, George Frederick Mon 26 Nov 1945 Fort William Daily Times Journal
George Frederick Zapfe, 67, of 163 Bruce Street, Port Arthur died in Port Arthur Hospital early this morning after a lengthy illness. Mr. Zapfe was born in Eastern Ontario and came to Whitefish Lake in 1906. His wife died in 1919. Surviving are a son, Arnold of 163 Bruce street, Port Arthur, a brother William of North Battlefield; and three sisters, Louise, Mrs. H. Kennedy, Point Edward, Ont.; Emma, Mrs. W. McClinchey, Bruce Field, Ont.; and Mary, Mrs. Green, Grand Bend, Ont.; three grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. The body rests at Everest's chapel pending funeral arrangements.

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Zellweger, Gregory Tues 3 Sept 1963 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Funeral services for Gregory Zellweger, four-month-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Adolph Zellweger who died Friday were held Monday afternoon with Rev. Joseph Favotto of St. Augustine RC Church, Baird, officiating. Interment was in the family plot, Stanley Hill Cemetery.

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Zimmerman, Egmont 11 April 1995 The Chronicle Journal

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Zuchkan, Joseph Oliver 26 October 1995 The Chronicle Journal

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Zuffa, Joseph Sat 18 Jan 1958 Fort William Daily Times Journal
Pioneer resident of Blake Township, Joseph Zuffa, aged 83, died suddenly Friday at his residence. Mr. Zuffa was born in Slovakia and came to New York in 1889 where he married Mary Ann Scuban in 1901. Three months later they moved to Fort William and resided in the city until 1915 when they went to Blake Township. Mr. Zuffa cleared his farm and worked on it until 1945 when he retired to operate a small store across from the original farm. In his early days he had been active in all rural affairs and had served as a member of the school board for many years. He was known throughout the district for his generosity and great spirit. He was a member of St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Mission. Surviving are his wife Mary Ann, at present in hospital; two sons, Steven, of the Scott Highway, and Joseph Jr., of Shamrock Crescent, and a daughter, Miss Mary Zuffa of New Westminster. A sister, Mrs. Julia Kruppa of McTavish Street also survives. He was predeceased by a son Frank, in 1n 1926. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. from the George E. Blake Funeral Home to St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cathedral for mass at 10 o'clock celebrated by Rev. J. Cowan. Burial will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery. The rosary will be recited Monday in the Blake Chapel at 8 p.m. The Knights of Columbus will recite the Rosary at 8:30 p.m. on Monday in the Blake Chapel.

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Zura, Sava Thurs 3 Nov 1932 Fort William Daily Times Journal
The death of Sava Zura, farmer, occurred this morning on his farm on the Onion Lake Road in McIntyre Township. He was 47 years old. Born in the Ukraine, he came to this country 21 years ago and had lived on his homestead in McIntyre for 6 years. He leaves his wife and one step daughter, Mrs. Anna Peruniak, McIntyre township. The funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon from the Funeral Home, 21 Court Street North, Port Arthur to Riverside Cemetery.

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Zweep, Baby Wed 31 Aug 1938 Fort William Daily Times Journal
A death occurred yesterday in hospital of Baby Zweep, one-day-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Zweep, Arthur Street. Burial will take place tomorrow afternoon in the Hymers Cemetery.

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Zweep, Clara Edna Thurs 3 Sept 1959 Fort William Daily Times Journal
In poor health the last two years, Mrs. Clara Edna Zweep, 46, wife of Peter Zweep, of 1714 Donald Street, died this morning. She had been in the hospital the past three months. Born in Scoble township, the former Clara Edna Dunnill, she was the daughter of Mrs. Laura and the late James Dunnill. She received her education at Scoble and Port Arthur Schools and for the past few years has been supervisor of the linen and sewing room at McKellar Hospital. Married to Peter Zweep in 1936, she is a member of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Fort William, Ladies of the Moose and McKellar Hospital Ladies Aid. Surviving besides her husband are three daughters, Marilyn (Mrs. H. Groombridge) of Stanley Park; Dorothy (Mrs. J. Kostreba) of 165 Penfold Street, Port Arthur; and Mona (Mrs. William Duncan) of Hearst, Ontario, one brother James Dunnill of New Westminster, B.C.; and her mother Mrs. Laura Dunnill of 89 Rockwood Avenue, Port Arthur. Also surviving are four grandchildren and other relatives. Funeral services will be held Saturday at 12 p.m. in the Jenken's Funeral Home, with Dr. A.H. Johnston of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church officiating. Interment will be in the family plot, Mountain View Cemetery.

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Zweep, Harry Fri 31 May 1929 Port Arthur News Chronicle
Harry Zweep, forty-nine years old, Gillies Township farmer was fatally injured shortly after three o'clock yesterday afternoon, three miles south of Hymers village when he fell from a wagon load of feed grain and machinery and striking his head on the roadway. Mr. Zweep, accompanied by his son John, twenty years old, was driving with a team of horses to his home in South Gillies. The wagon was loaded with a quantity of bagged grain and farm implements. It was while going down a hill on a road leading into South Gillies a portion of the load slipped and carried Mr. Zweep, who was on top, to the gravelled highway. He struck on his head and died within ten minutes. The team then ran away and John was also thrown off, suffering a severe injury to his back. He was taken to McKellar General Hospital, Fort William for treatment. A Fort William doctor was summoned shortly after the accident but when he arrived Mr. Zweep was already dead. Mr. Zweep was born in Holland forty-nine years ago and came to Canada with a party of Holland settlers, going to Campbellville, Ontario. He settled in Fowler Township in 1927 and took up a farm in South Gillies in 1928. He is survived by his wife and nine children, the eldest twenty-six. The funeral is to be held at two o'clock Saturday afternoon from the Hymers United Church and burial will be in Riverside Cemetery at Hymers.

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Zweep, Fred 30 March 1977 The Chronicle Journal

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Zweep, Harriet Wed 24 Aug 2005 The Chronicle Journal

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