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

Amos L. Gerber[1]

Male 1913 - 1985  (72 years)


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  • Name Amos L. Gerber 
    Born 1913  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Church Membership Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    farmer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-121738 
    Died 23 May 1985  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I121738  Generations
    Last Modified 21 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 Mary Zehr,   b. Abt 1920 
    Children 
     1. Wilmar Gerber
     2. Laura Gerber
     3. Doris Gerber
     4. Doreen Gerber
     5. Roy Amos Gerber
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F45428  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • GERBER, Amos L. Peacefully, on Thursday, May 23, 1985, at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, Amos L. Gerber, of 79 Church St., Millbank, Mr. Gerber was born in Wilmot township, 71 years ago. He was the son of the late Solomon Gerber and the late Laura Leis. He was a member of the Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church and had farmed on the fifth line of Wellesley township, retiring to Millbank in 1975. Beloved husband of the former Mary Zehr of Millbank; dear father of Wilmar and his wife Marjorie of RR 1, Ray and his wife Elizabeth of Millbank, Laura (Mrs. Ron Hergott) of Millbank, Doris (Mrs. Wayne Zehr) of RR 1, St. Agatha, Doreen (Mrs. Rick Gingerich) of RR 1, Millbank; dear brother of Elmer, Solomon and Ohmer Gerber, all of Wellesley and Mose Gerber of RR 1, Wellesley; Emma (Mrs. Nick Schmidt), Esther (Mrs. David Schwartz), Sarah (Mrs. Ralph Leis) and Elmina (Mrs. Alvin Jantzi), all of Wellesley, Laura (Mrs. Elias Jantzi) of RR 1, Millbank. Lovingly remembered by 15 grandchildren. Predeceased by one brother and one sister. Visitation at the Futher Bros. Funeral Home, 40 Henry St., Wellesley, where family service will be conducted on Sunday, May 26 at 1 p.m., followed by the funeral service at Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church at 2 p.m., Bishop Arthur Gerber will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated by the family.1a


      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 24 May 1985

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

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Amos L. Gerber - 24 May 1985.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1913 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - farmer - - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 May 1985 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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