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

William Antonison

Male Abt 1925 - 2009  (~ 84 years)


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  • Name William Antonison 
    Born Abt 1925  [1
    Gender Male 
    Employer Preston Furniture Company, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Military WW2 - RCA - L/BDR 7th Medium Regiment 
    Name Turk Antonison 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-148806P 
    Died 8 May 2009  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I148806  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Apr 2019 

    Father Michael Antonison,   b. 30 Dec 1889, Austria Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1950, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Katherine Karpik,   b. 27 Apr 1888, Austria Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1960, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Family ID F252978  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rose Balahura 
    Last Modified 26 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F55760  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 May 2009 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • ANTONISON, William (Turk) - Peacefully, on Friday, May 8, 2009, at Lisaard House, surrounded by his loving family, in his 90th year. Beloved husband of Rose (nee Balahura) of 59 years and loving father of David Antonison of Cambridge. Survived by one sister, Anne Krywy of Cambridge. Predeceased by his parents, Michael and Catherine Antonyscyn, and sisters, Mary Kolopack, Rose Mannone, Hilda Antonison, Stella Martyn and brother, Nicholas Antonison. Longtime employee of Preston Furniture of 45 years. Veteran of the Second World War, RCA - L/BDR 7th Medium Regiment. Served overseas throughout Europe from 1941 - 1945 and 65-year member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 126 (Preston). At Turk's request, cremation has taken place with no visitation or service. A special thank you to all the staff at Lisaard House for their care and compassion. As expressions of sympathy, donations to Lisaard House, 950 Speedsville Rd., Cambridge, N3H 4R6 would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Barthel Funeral Home , Cambridge, 519-653-3251.


      Waterloo Region Record - May. 11, 2009

  • Sources 
    1. [S602] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Waterloo Region Record (March 2008- ), Obituary of William "Turk" Antonison - May. 11, 2009.