It is with great sadness that the family of Arleigh James Mallory announce his passing on Thursday, September 22, 2005 at LaVerendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ontario at the age of 74.
He was born on December 23, 1930 in Fort Frances, Ontario to the late Dean and Alice Mallory. In his earlier years, he worked for Henry Motors for a period of time. During that time, he met the love of his life Jennie Lindquist, whom he was united in marriage to on June 15, 1952.
While raising their family, he joined the O. & M. Pulp and Paper Co. (later Boise Cascade) in Fort Frances in 1955. On August 31, 1989 Arleigh retired from the mill with the position of Billing Department Supervisor.
He was a member of the Fort Frances Lions Club for many years, and a member of Knox United Church in Fort Frances. He enjoyed his hobby farm in Crozier very much with his three sons.
He was predeceased by one brother Douglas in infancy and two sisters Vivian Carter and Lenore Oster.
Arleigh is survived by his wife Jennie Mallory of Fort Frances, ON.; three children James and wife Cathy of Winnipeg, MB., Garry and wife Annette of Crozier, ON., and Richard of Fort Frances, ON.; two grandchildren Ariel Mallory and Mathew Mallory; three sisters Geraldine Mallory of Calgary, Alta, Harriett Morphet of Atikokan, ON., and Elaine and Ed Kryzanowski of Atikokan, ON.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, September 26, 2005 at 10 a.m. at Green Funeral Home in Fort Frances, Ontario. Mr. Jack Cameron will officiate with interment in Riverview Cemetery in Fort Frances, Ontario.
Friends may visit Sunday evening from 7 until 9 p.m. at Green Funeral Home in Fort Frances, Ontario.
Honourary pallbearers will be Tony Weir, George Hampton, Dick Bird, Ed Sletmoen, and Luke Schill.
Should friends so desire, in memoriam donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, P.O. Box 444, Fort Frances, Ontario, P9A 3M8 or the charity of your own choice.