Ethel Florence Whitley

Female 1918 - 2004  (85 years)


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  • Name Ethel Florence Whitley 
    Born 16 Apr 1918 
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Feb 2004  Kemptville, Grenville County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried South Gower Cemetery, Grenville Township, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3825  Default
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2017 

    Family Harry Ephriam (Euphram) Simzer, WW I Veteran, Canadian Army (CEF) 3323554,   b. 26 Aug 1897, South Gower, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1973  (Age 76 years) 
    Notes 
    • Harry Simzer & Ethel Whitley and their family.

      Harry Simzer?s wife Ethel Whitley was born 16 Apr 1918. She was the daughter of Thomas Henry Whitley & Elizabeth Jane McMillan. Harry & Ethel begat the following children:

      1. Lyall Arthur Simzer who was born 22 Sep 1937 at or near Domville, Augusta Township, Grenville County, Ontario. He died 31 July 1993 at the Ottawa Civic Hospital , Ottawa-Carleton Regional Municipality, Ontario in consequence of a cardiac arrest. Lyall was buried in Roselawn Memorial Gardens, Maitland, Ontario with Rev Edward Moll, United Church of Canada officiating. Lyall married on 20 Jul 1957 at Shanly, Edwardsburg Township, Grenville County, Ontario to Mary Marguerite York, daughter of James Russell York & Marie Marguerite Burnside.

      1a. James Lyall "Jamey" & Tanya Leigh Beauvais
      James Lyall "Jamey" Simzer (the son of Lyall Arthur Simzer & Mary Marguerite York) was born 22 May 1967, married his first wife Tanya Leigh Beauvais on 18 May 1991 from whom he susbsequently divorced in Feb 1994. James & Tanya had no children. Tanya Leigh Beauvais subsequently married Eric Hutton. James Lyall "Jamey" Simzer married his second wife Andrea Sheridan in Jun 1996. James Lyal ?Jamey? Simzer & Andrea Sheridan begat two children; Katherine Simzer born Feb 1998 and Elizabeth Simzer born 9 Sep 1999.

      1b. Judy Lynne Simzer (the daughter of Lyall Arthur Simzer & Mary Marguerite York) born 17 Jan 1971 , married her first husband Corey Brohm and divorced him in 1999, married her second husband Ronald Skeggs and subsequently divorced him as well. They had no children however they raised a male child of Corey Brohm from his first marriage.

      2. Doreen Simzer who was born abt 1942.

      3. Kenneth Simzer who married (private) and from whom subsequently divorced. They begat one child Sandra Lynn Simzer born 29 Nov 1970, who married Scott Cryderman.
    Children 
     1. Lyall Arthur Simzer,   b. 22 Sep 1937, Domville, Augusta Township, Grenville County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1993, Ottawa Civic Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     2. Velma Doreen Simzer,   b. 14 Jun 1942,   d. 14 Sep 2017, Kemptville District HospitaL, Kemptville, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Kenneth Carl Simzer,   b. 1947,   d. 1999  (Age 52 years)
     4. Doris Mae Simzer,   b. Aft 1947,   d. Aft 1947  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 21 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F1382  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Headstone Harry Ephriam Simzer 26 Aug 1897-31 Oct 1973
    Headstone Harry Ephriam Simzer 26 Aug 1897-31 Oct 1973
    Harry married his first wife Hilda Maude Patrick Jul 1901-29 Nov 1966 on 25 Apr 1918 and they had two children;
    Alice Fletta Simzer 6 Feb 1920-5 Mar 2017 and Helen Simzer 12 Sep 1923-12 Jun 2010.

    Hilda divorced Harry abt 15 May 1945.

    Harry and his second wife; Ethel Florence Whitley 16 Apr 1918-13 Feb 2004 had four children;
    Lyall Arthur Simzer 22 Sep 1937-31 Jul 1993,
    Velma Doreen Simzer 14 Jun 1942-2016,
    Kenneth Carl Simzer 1947-1999 and
    Doris Mae Simzer 1947-1947
    Helen May Merkley 1952- listed on headstone relationship unk.

  • Notes 
    • SIMZER, Ethel At Rosebridge Manor on Friday, February 13, 2004. Ethel Whitley of Kemptville, wife of the late Harry Simzer. Dear mother of Doreen. Survived by sister Jessie Ward of Prescott. Grandchildren Jamey, Sandra and Judy. Great-grandchildren Katie, Elizabeth, Lynn and Marty.
      Predeceased by 2 sons Lyal and Kenneth and 1 daughter Doris. Visiting will be held at the Grant Brown Funeral Home Rolston Chapel Kemptville on Sunday from 7-9 p.m. Funeral Service Monday in the Chapel of the Funeral Home at 1 p.m. Spring interment South Gower Cemetery. Those who wish may make memorial donations to Kemptville Hospital Auxilliary. Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Feb. 15, 2004
    • her parents were Thomas Henry Whitley & Elizabeth Jane McMillan.