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

Mervin L. Kropf

Male 1917 - 1994  (77 years)


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  • Name Mervin L. Kropf 
    Born 4 Jan 1917  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1958  Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-144316 
    Died 6 Dec 1994  Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Rushes Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I144316  Generations
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2020 

    Father John R. Kropf,   b. 15 Apr 1887, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1974, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Mary Anne Lichti,   b. 11 Aug 1892, St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1976, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Family ID F36121  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Dorothy Kathleen Helmuth,   b. 6 Aug 1918,   d. 1974  (Age 55 years) 
    Children 
     1. Harold Wayne Kropf
     2. Robert John Kropf
     3. Kathleen Mary Kropf
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F36122  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Doris Lydia Roi,   d. 2000 
    Last Modified 8 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F45805  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Kropf, Mervin L., 77, Milverton, Ont. Born: Jan. 4, 1917, Wilmot Twp., Ont., to John R. and Mary Ann Lichti Kropf. Died: Sept. 5, 1994, Stratford, Ont. Survivors - wife: Doris Roi Kropf; children: Harold, Kathleen Farnady, Robert; stepchildren: Carolyn Phillips, Grace Neeb, Barbara, Dan, Murray, and Keith Erb; siblings: Clarence, Elton, Idella Leis, Barbara Roth, Janet Rush, Bernetta Ruby, Mary Ellen Gingerich; 17 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by: Dorothy Helmuth Kropf (first wife). Funeral: Sept. 9, Wellesley Mennonite Church, by Ray Martin. Burial: Rush's Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume 87, Number 47 - December 6, 1994

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      Kropf, Mervin L. - Peacefully, on Monday, Sept. 5, 1994, at Stratford General Hospital, Mervin Kropf, of Knollcrest Lodge, Milverton and formerly of RR 2, Wellesley. Mervin was born in Wilmot township 77 years ago. He was the son of the late John R. Kropf and the late Mary Ann Lichti. Mr. Kropf owned and operated a farm construction company at RR 3, Wellesley retiring in 1983. Mr. Kropf was a member of the Wellesley Mennonite Church. Loving husband of the former Doris Roi of Stratford; dear father of Harold and his wife Denise Kropf of RR 2, Atwood, Kathleen Farnady of Toronto, Robert and his wife Peggy Kropf of RR 2, Brussels; step-father of Barbara Erb of Perth, Carolyn and her husband Ernie Phillips of Calgary, Grace and her husband Elmer Neeb of RR 2, Wellesley, Dan and his wife Cathy Erb of Stratford, Murray and his wife Sandy Erb of Tavistock, Keith Erb of RR 2, Wellesley. Dear brother of Clarence and his wife Jean Kropf of Fisherman's Cove, Elton and his wife Sylvia Kropf of RR 2, Tavistock, Idella Leis of Wellesley, Barbara Roth of Stratford, Janet and her husband George Rush of Kitchener, Bernetta and her husband Ralph Ruby of Chatham, Mary Ellen and her husband Steven Gingerich of Zurich; brother-in-law of Selina Zehr of Milverton. Lovingly remembered by 17 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Predeceased by his first wife, Dorothy Helmuth, September 21, 1974; by one brother, Earl; by one sister, Irene; by two brothers-in-law, Rev. Alvin Leis and Elmer Roth. Visitation at the Futher Bros. Funeral home, 40 Henry St. W., Wellesley, where the family will receive relatives and friends today (Thursday) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. At noon Friday, removal will be made to the Wellesley Mennonite Church for the funeral service at 2 p.m. Pastor Ray Martin will officiate. Burial will follow in Rush's Cemetery, Wellesley township. Memorials to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or to the Mennonite Central Committee would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy

      The Record, September 8, 1994

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, December 6, 1994 - Obituary of Mervin L. Kropf.

    2. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Mervin L. Kropf - September 8, 1994.

    3. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Earl Kropf - May 22, 1958.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Jan 1917 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1958 - Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Dec 1994 - Stratford, Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Rushes Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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