McARTHUR, Nora Irene (nee Findlay) - Passed away quietly after a short illness on the morning of January 26, 2004 at the Greater Niagara General Hospital. Born August 17, 1913 on a farm south of Ryley Alberta, she attended a country school and high school at Ryley. Nora later graduated from the Camrose Normal School and then taught at various country schools including the local Shaw school. In 1943, Nora left the teaching profession to travel east. Joining her brother Vernon, she worked at the Fleet Aircraft Factory in Fort Erie, Ontario. After World War II she moved to Niagara Falls, Ontario and worked with Metropolitan Life Insurance Company until her retirement. She was a member and participant with the Eastern Star. She married Verdon McArthur and they resided at their home on Armoury Street in Niagara Falls. Nora is survived by her husband, Verdon and brothers Roy (wife Muriel) Findlay of Calgary, Alberta; Vernon (wife Telma) Findlay of Sun City West Arizona, USA; and sister Elizabeth Davison of Tolfield, Alberta as well as many cousins, nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service preceded by a service by the Order of the Eastern Star will be held at Hetherington & Deans Funeral Chapel, 5176 Victoria Avenue, on Wednesday, February 11, 2004 at 1 p.m. A further memorial service and burial is planned later this year near Tofield, Alberta.