In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar


Mary Grace Wagar


Nursing Sister, R.C.A.M.C.


Born: 17 Aug 1917


Died: 18 Nov 2013, Lancaster, Ontario


WAGAR, Mary Grace - At the Chateau Gardens Nursing Home, Lancaster on Monday, November 18, 2013. Mary Grace Wager of Bainsville; age 96 years. WWII Veteran. Predeceased by 4 brothers Borden (Iona of Deseronto), George, Jack, and Malcolm (Muriel of Ameliasburgh, Ontario). Dear daughter of the late John Wager and the late Chicora Clark. Survived by nieces and nephews Mary-Lou, Keith, Kevin, Bob, Cora, Lester, Wanda, Dale, Loris, Wayne, Wanda, Rex, Russell, Peter and Theresa. Special friend of Margie Woolfrey of Mississauga, Elizabeth McIntosh-Legge of Bainsville, and Fergie Legge and family. Cremation has taken place and burial will be held at a later date. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of the Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd, 46 Oak St. Lancaster (613-347-3629). As expressions of sympathy Memorial Donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. As a Memorial to Mary a tree will be planted in Memory Woods. A tree grows-memories live.


Nursing Sister Lieutenant Mary Wagar - daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Wager, R. R. #2 Demorestville, who returned to Canada on the Lady Nelson last week. Enlisting in the R.C.A.M.C. in. January, 1944, she was stationed at Kingston, Ottawa and St. Anne de Bellevue. In November 1944, Lieut. Wager was posted to the hospital ship Letitia and made three trips on this ship, one of them taking German prisoners back to Marseilles. Last March she went overseas again, and since then had spent most of her time in the operating room of No. 4 Canadian General Hospital, having taken a post-graduate course in this work in Toronto General Hospital before joining the service. (The Picton Gazette)


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