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

Elmina L. Gerber

Female 1920 - 2003  (83 years)


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  • Name Elmina L. Gerber 
    Born 1920  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Elmina L. Jantzi 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-121737 
    Died 4 Sep 2003  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I121737  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father Solomon R. Gerber,   b. 14 Oct 1879, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1959, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Laura Leis,   b. 9 Oct 1886, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956  (Age 69 years) 
    Family ID F41487  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alvin Jantzi,   b. 1917, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1982, Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Children 
     1. Viola Jantzi
     2. Orie Jantzi
     3. Ronald Jantzi
     4. Larry Jantzi
     5. Viola Jantzi
     6. Marjorie Jantzi
     7. Irene Jantzi
     8. Sharon Jantzi
     9. Marlene Laura Jantzi,   b. 1947, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 2005, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F45424  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • JANTZI, Mrs. Elmina L. - Suddenly, on Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003, at St. Mary's Hospital, in Kitchener, Elmina L. (Gerber) Jantzi, of Wellesley.Elmina was born in Wilmot township 83 years ago. Daughter of the late Solomon Gerber and the late Laura Leis. Mrs. Jantzi was a faithful member of the Maple View Mennonite Church, where she was active with the sewing circle. She was also a member of the Wellesley Horticultural Society.Loving mother of Viola and her husband Glenn Gascho of Wasaga Beach, Orie and his wife Anne Jantzi of RR 2, Nanticoke, Marjorie and her husband Cleon Wideman of St. Albert, Alta., Marlene and her husband Delford Yutzi of New Hamburg, Ronald and his wife Karen Jantzi of Wasaga Beach, Irene and her husband George Hosea of Wellesley, Sharon and her husband Larry Keats of Brampton and Larry Jantzi and his friend, Patricia of Cambridge. Dear sister of Ohmer Gerber of New Hamburg, Moses and his wife Mildred Gerber of Wellesley and Sarah Leis of New Hamburg. Sister-in-law of Eva Gerber of Stratford, Mary Gerber of Millbank and Susan Paleczny of Waterloo. Lovingly remembered by 16 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Predeceased by her husband, Alvin Jantzi, October 13, 1982; by four brothers, Elmer, Amos, Solomon and Alvin in infancy; by four sisters, Emma Schmidt, Esther Schwartz, Laura Jantzi and Clara in infancy; brothers-in-law, Ralph Leis, Nicholas Schmidt, David Schwartz and Elias Jantzi. Also by sisters-in-law, Sarah Gerber and Sarah Gerber.Visitation at the Futher Bros. Funeral Home in Wellesley, where family and friends will be received today (Saturday) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be conducted at the Maple View Mennonite Church on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2003 at 2: 30 p.m. Pastor Bruce Sawatsky will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.Memorials to the Maple View Mennonite Church Building Fund or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.


      The Record Newspaper 5 Sep 2003

  • Sources 
    1. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Elmina L. Jantzi - 5 Sep 2003.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1920 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Sep 2003 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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