||19 Nov 1881
||Mornington Twp., Perth Co., Ontario [1, 2]
||East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada 
|Eby ID Number
||30 Jan 1938 
||East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery, East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario 
||13 Apr 2017 |
||Lydia Erb, b. 22 Feb 1885, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada , d. 20 Jan 1967, Baden, Waterloo Region, Ontario |
||3 Oct 1903
||New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario 
| ||1. Catherine Albrecht, b. 30 Nov 1908, East Zorra Twp., Oxford County, Ontario, Canada , d. 24 Mar 1996, St. Marys, Blanshard Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada |
| ||2. Elmer Albrecht, b. 30 Nov 1908, Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario , d. 24 May 1986, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario |
- Albrecht. - Joseph S., son of John and Mary (Steakly) Albrecht, was born in Perth Co., Ont., Nov. 19, 1881; died in Oxford Co., Ont., Jan. 30, 1938, after 10 days illness of pneumonia; aged 56 y. 2 m. 11 d. He accepted Christ as his Saviour and was received into church fellowship upon confession of faith by Bishop J. M. Bender, Oct. 7, 1908, in the East Zorra A. M. congregation, in which faith he died. On Oct. 8, 1908, he was united in matrimony to Lydia Erb of Oxford Co., Ont. This union was blest with 2 sons and 3 daughters (Harvey of Tavistock; Elmer of Perth Co., Adeline, Mrs. Joel Stiri, of Perth; Katie, Mrs. Josiah Roth, of Oxford; Lucinda, Mrs. Irvin Stiri, of Oxford). He leaves his sorrowing companion, 5 children, 5 grandchildren, his mother, 4 brothers, and 5 sisters. Funeral services were conducted Feb. 2, at the home by Bro. Menno Keupfer and at East Zorra A. M. Church by D. S. Jutzi, Joe R. Bender, and M. O. Jantzi. Interment in adjoining cemetery.
"Death has robbed us of dear father,
Whom we loved and cherished dear;
It was our father, yes dear father,
Can we help but shed a tear?"1a
1aGospel Herald - Vol. XXX, No. 52 - March 24, 1938 page(s) 1102, 1103
- [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Joseph S. Albrecht - March 24, 1938 page(s) 1102, 1103.
- [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 18662 (1904), Albrecht-Erb..
Joseph Albrecht, 22, farmer, b. Mornington, res. East Zorra, son of John K. Albrecht and Mary Stackly (Stackey) married Lydia Erb, 18, b. East Zorra, res. East Zorra, daughter of Joel Erb and Kate Gingerich, Witn Miss Graff and Mrs C.D. Draper both of New Hamburg, 3 October 1903 in New Hamburg.