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

Wilbur Thomas Denham

Male 1924 - 2008  (84 years)


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  • Name Wilbur Thomas Denham 
    Born 1924  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military WW2 - Army 
    Residence 1976  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-146048P 
    Died 31 Jul 2008  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I146048  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father Frederick T. Denham,   b. Dec 1888, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Feb 1976, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Mother Rosalind Augusta "Rosa" Rahn,   b. 19 Aug 1891, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1978, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 7 Oct 1915  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F251000  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1976 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Jul 2008 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • DENHAM, Wilbur Thomas - Passed away, at Cambridge Memorial Hospital, on Thursday, July 31, 2008, in his 84th year. He had lived all his life in the family home in Preston, except for his Second World War service when he served overseas and with the Occupation Army. He retired in 1983 after many years with Brewers Warehouse in Kitchener. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Preston Branch 126 and in his earlier years was active in their many sports activities. He was a member of St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church. Wib is sadly missed by his brother, Harry and his wife Marnie of Cambridge. He is lovingly remembered by Harry and Marnie's children, John and his family in Sechelt, BC, Susan and her family in Seattle, Washington and Toronto, and Jane and her family in Comox, BC. He was predeceased by his mother, Roseline (Rahn) and father, Frederick Denham, and sister Marjorie. Friends will be received at the Barthel Funeral Home , 566 Queenston Road, Cambridge on Tuesday, August 5, 2008 from 12: 00 noon until service time at 1 p.m. Interment in Preston Cemetery, Cambridge. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Tributes may be made online at www.mem.com


      The Record Newspaper 1 Aug 2008

  • Sources 
    1. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Wilbur Thomas Denham - 1 Aug 2008.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Fredrick T Denham Age:26 Birth Date:abt 1889 Birth Place:London, England Marriage Date:7 Oct 1915 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Fredrick Mary Mother:Ann Bates Spouse:Rosaline A Rahn Spouse's Age:24 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1891 Spouse Birth Place:Preston Spouse Father:Henry Rahn Spouse Mother:Augusta Toletzki