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

Edward "Ted" Sim

Male 1913 - 2003  (90 years)


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  • Name Edward "Ted" Sim 
    Born 1913  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1981  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-140285 
    Died 10 Nov 2003  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I140285  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Robert Sim,   b. 18 Aug 1871, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1944, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Helen Wilson,   b. 1880,   d. 4 Oct 1972, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Family ID F47256  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Maria Schmidt,   b. 17 Jul 1912, Kossuth, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1994, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Children 
     1. Marilyn Sim
     2. Margaret Sim
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F22632  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Sim, Edward "Ted" - At A.R. Goudie Eventide Home, Kitchener, on Monday, November 10, 2003, Ted died after a long and fulfilling life. He was 89. Beloved husband of the late Martha (Schmidt), who predeceased him September 7, 1994. Loved father of Marilyn and her husband Bob Bennett and Margaret and her husband Phil Little of Waterloo. He will be lovingly remembered by his grandchildren, Michael, David and Liz, Christine and Terry, Scott and Cynthia and Andrew and Jacky; Papa Ted to his great-grandchildren, Olivia, Andrew, Tiana, Carly and Jonathan. Brother of Doug and his wife Elsie of Cobble Hill, B.C., Jock and his wife Dorothy of London and George of Waterloo. He is also survived by his sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Winnifred Sim of Largo, Fla., Elsie Hertzberger of Waterloo and Milt Schmidt of Boston. He was predeceased by his parents, Helen Wilson and Robert Sim; brothers, Robert and Jim and sister-in-law, Idella Sim. Ted was a member of Calvary Memorial United Church in Kitchener and was retired as grounds superintendent from the former Mutual Life Assurance Company where he worked for 42 years. Friends are invited to share their memories of Ted with his family at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo, on Friday, November 14, 2003, from 12 noon to 2 p.m. A service to celebrate Ted's life will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Friday, November 14, 2003 at 2 p.m. Interment to follow in Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo. In Ted's memory, donations to The Salvation Army or Calvary Memorial United Church would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy and can be arranged through the funeral home, 745-8445 or www.edwardrgood.com. Following the committal service at the cemetery, friends and relatives are invited to the Reception Room of the funeral home for refreshments and a time to visit with the family.

      The Record, November 11, 2003

  • Sources 
    1. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Edward "Ted" Sim - November 11, 2003.

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Carl N. (Gunboat) Schmidt - December 19, 1981.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1981 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Nov 2003 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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