Mary Wismer

Born - February 08, 1844, South Dorchester Twp. Elgin Co., Ontario
Daughter of John Wismer and Mary Crane.

Died - March 21, 1940, Luton, Malahide Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario

Married - Nicholas Pero, August 4, 1860, South Dorchester Twp., Elgin Co., Ontario

Children:
Sillisa Pero, b. Abt. 1861, d. Bef. 1871.
Alberta Pero, b. April 25, 1862, d. November 24, 1932; m. Joseph Watson.
Mary Emmeline Pero, b. January 23, 1864, d. January 18, 1933; m. (1) Charles Paupst, m. (2) Frederick T. Garner.
John Franklin Pero, b. December 19, 1866, d. January 21, 1944; m. Mary Etta Summers.
William Henry Pero, b. Abt. 1869; m. Anna Archer.
Jessie Minetta Pero
Alma Eva Pero, b. March 09, 1871, d. August 24, 1871.
Louise Caroline Pero, b. July 14, 1873, d. May 02, 1893, m. William Phenix.
Minnie May Pero, b. November 21, 1874, m. Edward Gemmill.

Notes:
Mrs. Mary Pero, a resident of Luton for the past seven years, died on Thursday morning, March 21st, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. John Locock and Mr. Locock, following an illness of only a few days. She was in her 97th year and was born in Mapleton, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Wismer. Mrs. Pero was a member of Trinty Anglican Church, Aylmer, and was one of the oldest residents of this community. She had made her home with Mr. and Mrs. Locock for the past seven years and had previously resided in St. Thomas.
Survivng are one son John Pero, in Wisconsin, and one daughter, Mrs. John Locock, Luton.
The funeral was held at the Allen Funeral Home, Aylmer, on Saturday at 2:30 pm, Rev. P.H. Streeter had charge and many relatives and friends attended from St. Thomas, Port Stanley, Belmont, Niagara Falls, N.Y., Malahide and Aylmer. The pall bearers were Arthur Wismer, Roy McGregor, Skeen Smith, Oscar Watson, Henry Culham, and Harry Watson. There were many flowers and the flower bearers were O. Martin, R. Slaunghoulf, John Locock, John Dargie, Sam Fulton.
Ref. "The Aylmer Express" Thursday, March 28, 1940.

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