Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Levi Allen Gehl

Male 1865 - 1942  (77 years)


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  1. 1.  Levi Allen Gehl was born 5 Sep 1865, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 8 Oct 1942, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried 11 Oct 1942, Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

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    • Eby ID Number: Waterloo-350507

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    LEVI ALLEN GEHL

    PRESTON, Oct. 9 \emdash Ailing for the past three years and seriously ill for the past six months, Levi Allen Gehl, wellknown Preston resident, died at his home here yesterday afternoon. He was in his 78th year. Born in Freeport, the late Mr. Gehl farmed there until 23 years ago when he came to Preston, making his home here since that time. He was employed at the Otto Homuth and Sons, Ltd., plant until three years ago when illness necessitated his retirement. The deceased was a past noble grand of Cambridge Lodge, 1.0.0.F., Preston and also a member of the Encampment, having been treasurer of the Encampment for a number of years. The late Mr. Gehl was a member of St. Peter's Lutheran Church and a former member of the church council. Surviving are his wife, formerly Mary Levandusky; a stepdaughter, Mrs. James Mathieson, Port Credit; a stepson, Harold Levandusky, Preston, and three grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted at the residence, 223 Dover Street, Preston, on Sunday at 2: 30. Interment will be in the Preston Cemetery.

    Kitchener Daily Record 9 Oct 1942 pg 17

    Levi married Elizabeth Schnaeringer 24 May 1892, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. Elizabeth (daughter of Henry Schnaeringer and Catherine Becker) was born 25 Apr 1866, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 11 Dec 1915, German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried 16 Dec 1915, Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Victor Henry Richard Gehl was born 10 Feb 1897, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 24 Feb 1897, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada.

    Levi married Mary Magadalena Ehrhardt 23 Apr 1919, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. Mary was born 20 Feb 1874, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; died 11 Jan 1950, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada; was buried , Preston Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada. [Group Sheet]


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