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

Menno S. Martin

Male 1911 - 2005  (~ 94 years)


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  • Name Menno S. Martin 
    Religion 1911  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Lutheran 
    Born May 1911  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-126197 
    Died 31 Jul 2005  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I126197  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Jun 2020 

    Father Ezra A. Martin,   b. 11 Sep 1876, Chicopee (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1939, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Judith Sauder,   b. 16 May 1882, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 12 Jan 1908  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7809  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elvina F. Martin,   b. 1913,   d. 8 Mar 1998, St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Last Modified 2 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F41918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MARTIN, Menno S. - Peacefully on Sunday, July 31, 2005 at Chateau Gardens, Elmira. Menno S. Martin founder of Menno S. Martin Contractor Ltd. in his 95th year, of St. Jacobs. Beloved husband of the late Elvina Martin (1998). Loving father of Lena and Roy Roth of Elmira and Verna Loewen of Kitchener. Fondly remembered by his three grandsons, Rod and Sylvia Roth, Steve and Tania Roth and James Loewen; two great-grandchildren, Madison and Adam Roth. Brother of Owen Martin and brother-in-law of Josiah Wideman and Leah Martin. Also survived by a number of nieces and nephews and their families. Predeceased by his parents, Ezra and Judith (Sauder) Martin; a son, James in infancy; son-in-law, Les Loewen (2004); 2 brothers and 2 sisters. The family will receive friends and relatives at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira today, (Tuesday) from 2-4 and 7-9 p. m. At noon on Wednesday, August 3, transfer will be made to St. Jacobs Mennonite Church for funeral service at 2: 30 p. m. with Pastor Barb Smith-Morrison and Pastor Wendy Janzen officiating followed by interment in St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations to Mennonite Central Committee would be appreciated by the family.


      The Record Newspaper 2 Aug 2005

  • Sources 
    1. [S1507] Census - ON, Waterloo, Baden - 1911, Baden Div. 13 Page 13.

    2. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Menno S. Martin - 2 Aug 2005.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - May 1911 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Jul 2005 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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