Waterloo Region Generations
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Frederick William Christian "Fred" Stuempfle

Male 1906 - 1947  (40 years)


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  • Name Frederick William Christian "Fred" Stuempfle 
    Born 2 Apr 1906  Elmwood, Normanby Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/93402672 
    Misfortune 1947 
    killed in auto accident 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-143755 
    Died 6 Feb 1947  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Saint Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I143755  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Ludwig Frederick "Fred" "Fritz" Stuempfle,   b. 1865,   d. 1938  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Schlorff,   b. 22 Feb 1870, , Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1936, Elmwood, Bentinck Township, Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Family ID F210793  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eleanor Melinda Krueger,   b. 12 Aug 1909, Sullivan Twp, Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1994, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Children 
     1. Evonne Caroline Stuempfle,   b. 13 Aug 1933, Hanover, Bentinck Twp., Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 2007, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     2. Robert Frederic Stuempfle,   b. 15 Oct 1937, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 2012, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F57748  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • KITCHENER MAN. FRED STUMPFLE, KILLED BY AUTO

      KITCHENER, 6 Feb. (CP)-Frederick W. Stumpfle, 40, of Kitchener was instantly killed last night in an automobile accident on the Kitchen-er-Guelph highway about 1/2 miles east of Breslau. Police said Stumpfle was alone in his car and they believe it collided with a truck. He was born on April 2, 1906 and lived the greater part of his life in Kitchener. He was a salesman for the National Auto Auto Parts Co., in Guelph. In 1930 the late Mr. Stumpfle was married to Eleanor Crigger who survives to mourn his passing besides two daughters Yvonne and Caroline. Two brothers David of Waterloo, Herman of Elmwood and three sisters (Annie) Mrs. John Subject; (Emma) Mrs. Arthur Leiffo, both of Elmwood and (Marie) Mrs. William Machesney of Kitchener also survive. The late Mrs. Stumpfle was a member of St.. Peter's Lutheran Church in Kitchener.

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      MEETS DEATH IN ROAD CRASH


      Fred W. Stuempfle Was Husband of Miss Eleanor Crigger of Chesley

      Chesley and Elmwood friends learned with much regret of the untimely and unfortunate passing of Fred W. Steumpfle of Kitchener, who met his death last Thursday in said an automobile accident on the Kitchener-Guelph highway, about 12 miles east of Breslau. Police who investigated the accident Steumpfle was alone in his car and ther believe it collided with a truck. Death was instantaneous, The late Mr. Steumpfle was born on April 2, 1906, at Elmwood. As a young man, he was. associated with his brother in the garage business at Elmwood, and later was a car salesman for a Hanover firm for some years. He has been in Kitchener for quite a few years, and was a salesman for National Auto Parts of Guelph.

      He was married in 1930 to Miss Eleanor Origger, eldest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Crigger of Chesley, and they have two daughters, Yvonne and Caroline. Also surviving are two brothers and three sisters, namely, David of Waterloo, Herman of Elmwood, Annie (Mrs. John Subject), Emma Mrs. Arthur Leifso, both of Elmwood, and Marie (Mrs. William Machesney) of Kitchener. The remains rested at a Kitchener funeral home until Monday afternoon, when a memorial service was held in St. Peter's Lutheran church, Kitchener, at 2.30 p.m., with interment in St. Peter's cemetery.

  • Sources 
    1. [S116] Vit - ON - Death Registration.
      Name: Loyd Bricker
      Event Type: Birth
      Event Date: 07 May 1893
      Event Place: Dumfries North, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Father's Name: Noah Bricker
      Mother's Name: Catherin Bricker
      Certificate Number: 34047

    2. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/93402672.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Apr 1906 - Elmwood, Normanby Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Feb 1947 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Saint Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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