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

Earldon W. "Earl" Harper

Male 1899 - 1961  (62 years)


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  • Name Earldon W. "Earl" Harper 
    Born 7 Jan 1899  Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence WW1  [1
    Residence 1961  21 Sydney St. S., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-157169 
    Died 26 Jun 1961  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: heart attack 
    Buried Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I157169  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Samuel Harper,   d. Bef 1961 
    Mother Lillian "Lily" Green,   b. 3 Nov 1879,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F53608  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Leah Lichty,   b. 24 Dec 1901, St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1996, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1920  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Earl W. Harper,   d. 1961
     2. Irene Elizabeth Harper
     3. Harold J. Harper
     4. Robert E. Harper
     5. Ruth Harper
     6. Gladys Harper
     7. Janet Harper
     8. Helen A. Harper,   b. 1923,   d. 20 May 2007  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F45057  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Jan 1899 - Carrick Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Sep 1920 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1961 - 21 Sydney St. S., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: heart attack - 26 Jun 1961 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Earl W. Harper, 61, of 21 Sydney St. South, died Monday in K-W Hospital after a heart attack. Born in Carrick Township, he was a son of Mrs. Lillian and the late Samuel Harper. He lived in Kitchener for the past six years and in Waterloo for many years before that. He worked for 36 years at the Globe Furniture Company, Waterloo, and was a member of Emmanuel Evangelical United Brethern Church, Waterloo. He served in the First World War and was a member of Waterloo Canadian Legion branch. Surviving are his wife, the former Leah Lichty, whom he married in Waterloo in 1920; his mother, in Kitchener; two sons, Harold J. and Robert E., both of Kitchener; five daughters, Miss Ruth and Mrs. Richard (Gladys) Richman, both of London, Ont., Mrs. Louis (Helen) Bardon and Mrs. Alfred (Irene) Duernish, both of Kitchener, and Janet of Niagara Falls; two brothers, Bertram of Orillia and Emmerson of New Dundee. There are 13 grandchildren. One brother, Harold, predeceased him. The body is at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, where Rev. G. F. Barthel will conduct the funeral service at 3: 30 p.m. Thursday. Burial will be in Memory Gardens.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record, June 27, 1961

  • Sources 
    1. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Earl W. Harper - June 27, 1961.