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Grant Archer
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Birth: Jul. 18, 1919
Ontario, Canada
Death: May 12, 2002
Lindsay
Ontario, Canada

Son of Thomas Joseph & Minnie May (Taylor) Archer.
Married Aug. 17, 1940 to Janet Fee.
Father of Faye, Bonnie, Elizabeth & Randall.

Grant Archer

Grant Archer was entered into rest on May 12, 2002 at Ross Memorial Hospital. Grant, in his 83rd year, was the beloved husband of Janet Fee for 61 years. Loving father of Faye and her husband Jack Chatten of Frankford, Bonnie and her husband Alvin McFadyen of Bethany, Elizabeth and her husband Jim Dermedy of Lindsay and Randall and his wife Deanne of Bracebridge. Lovingly remembered by his seven grandchildren. Dear brother of Irene Barry, Russell, Lola Endicott, Cora Blake, Amy Hutton, Donald, Bill, Arnold and Taylor, all predeceased.
Originally from Anson Township, the son of Thomas Joseph & Minnie May (Taylor) Archer, he lived virtually all of his life in Lindsay. Educated at Queen Victoria Public School.
After serving in the Canadian Army Reserves during the Second World War, Grant worked on the family farm then operated Archer's Dairy in Lindsay for a number of years. He later returned to farming and also drove a transport truck. He worked at the Lindsay Community Sale Barn for 30 years until his retirement.
A member of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Grant also enjoyed watching television, especially hockey games, playing euchre and, most importantly, spending time with his family. Grant was a kind, gentle and quiet man, but a strongly devoted husband, father and grandfather. He will be greatly missed by all of his family.
The eulogy was given by son-in-law Jack Chatten. His granddaughter, Stacy Damji , gave a Tribute to Grandpa on behalf of the grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Joseph Archer (1870 - 1955)
  Minnie May Taylor Archer (1878 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  Janet Elizabeth Fee Archer (1921 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Russell Archer (1897 - 1971)**
  Lola A Archer Endicott (1905 - 2000)*
  Donald Archer (1909 - 1977)*
  Amy Isobel Archer Hutton (1911 - 1967)*
  Earl Archer (1913 - 1991)*
  Arnold Archer (1915 - 1987)*
  Taylor Archer (1918 - 1947)*
  Grant Archer (1919 - 2002)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Lindsay
Kawartha Lakes Municipality
Ontario, Canada
Plot: Range 19; Sect. CE; Lot E 1/2 2; Gr. 1
 
Created by: Luella Hinrichsen
Record added: Apr 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68195824
Grant Archer
Added by: Luella Hinrichsen
 
Grant Archer
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Grant Archer
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Through the help of Mary (Taylor) Lane and the Reis family albums, we get to know about the family. A big thanks to them-
- Luella Hinrichsen
 Added: Apr. 10, 2011
 
 
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