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

Raymond Lichty

Male 1944 - 1970  (25 years)


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  • Name Raymond Lichty 
    Born 20 Dec 1944  Millbank, Mornington Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-123448 
    Died 7 Mar 1970  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I123448  Generations
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2021 

    Father Lorne Lichty,   b. 1 Sep 1916, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 2006, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Laura Schmidt,   b. 28 Aug 1911,   d. 12 Apr 2000  (Age 88 years) 
    Family ID F58027  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy Anne "Dot" Cressman,   b. 13 Mar 1942,   d. 30 Jan 2020  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1966 
    Last Modified 18 Jun 2021 
    Family ID F30681  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Raymond Lichty of 116 Conway Drive died Saturday at K-W Hospital after a brief illness. He was 25.

      He was born at Millbank, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lorne Lichty, and lived in the Twin Cities for 31/2 years. He was an accountant with the Ontario Motor League until he became sick in February.

      Mr. Lichty was a member of First Mennonite Church and the church council and was youth Sunday school superintendent. He received his secondary school diploma from the Adult Education Centre in Waterloo and completed one year of the certified general accountancy course.

      Surviving besides his parents are his wife, the former Dorothy Cressman whom he married June 11, 1966; a son, Roger, and a daughter, Tania, both at home; four brothers, Melvin of Stratford, Delmer of Millbank, Laverne and Ivan, both of Kitchener; one sister, Florence of Kitchener, and paternal grandfather. John Lichty.

      The body will be at the Ratz Bechtel Funeral Home until noon Tuesday when removal will be made to First Mennonite Church for service at 3 p.m. Rev. Robert Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

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      Lichty, Raymond, son of Mr. and Mrs. Loren Lichty, was born at Millbank, Ont., died at the K-W Hospital, Kitchener, Ont., Mar 7, 1970, following a brief illness; aged 25 y. On June 11, 1966, he was married to Dorothy Cressman, who survives. Also surviving are one son (Roger), one daughter (Tania), 4 brothers (Melvin, Delmer, Laverne, and Ivan), one sister (Florence), and grandfather (John Lichty). He was a member of the First Mennonite Church, Kitchener, where funeral services were held Mar. 10, with Robert Johnson and David Jantzi officiating.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LXIII, Number 13 - March 31, 1970, page 307, 308

  • Sources 
    1. [S2173] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/28023161/raymond-lichty.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Dec 1944 - Millbank, Mornington Twp., Perth County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Mar 1970 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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