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

Daniel G. Erb

Male 1918 - 1972  (53 years)


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  • Name Daniel G. Erb 
    Born 30 Sep 1918  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Business Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    gravel business 
    Employer Lishman Coach Lines, Elmira, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/45114750 
    Residence 1921  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-160700 
    Died 18 Jun 1972  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Mapleview Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I160700  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Daniel S. Erb,   b. 22 Oct 1885, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1968, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Nancy Gerber,   b. 3 Jan 1888, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1980  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1910  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F8908  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Doris Lydia Roi,   b. 7 Feb 1926,   d. 9 Jan 2000  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1948  [1
    Children 
     1. Daniel Erb
     2. Murray Erb
     3. Keith Erb
     4. Carolyn Erb
     5. Grace Elaine Erb
     6. Barbara Erb
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F45804  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Erb.- Daniel G., son of Daniel S. and Nancy (Gerber) Erb, was born near Kingwood, Ont, Sept. 30, 1918; died at the Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, Ont., June 16, 1972; aged 53 y. 8 m. 17 d. On Sept. 29, 1948, he was married to Doris Roi, who survives. Also surviving are 3 sons (Daniel, Murray, and Keith), 3 daughters (Barbara, Caroline, and Grace), his mother, 5 brothers (Elmer, John, Cornelius, Norman, and Allan), and one sister (Laura-Mrs. Harvey Nafziger). He was preceded in death by his father in 1948. He was a member of the Maple View Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held June 19, in charge of Jacob Roes and Alvin Leis; interment in adjoining cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume LXV, Number 28 - July 18, 1972, pages 587, 588.


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      DANIEL ERB

      Daniel Erb, 53, of Kingswood died Friday June 16 at the Princess Margaret Hospital in Toronto. Born in Wellesley Township, he was the son of Mrs. Daniel Erb of Wellesley and the late Mr. Erb. He was a member of the Maple View Mennonite Church and was employed by Lishman Coach Lines. He owned and operated his own gravel business. He is also survived by his wife, the former Doris Roi, and by sons, Daniel, Murray and Keith, all at home; daughters, Carolyn, Grace and Barbara, also all at home; brothers, Elmer of Wellesley, John and Allan, both of RR 2, Wellesley, Cornelius of RR 1, Milverton, Norman of Brunner; a sister Mrs. Harvey (Laura) Nafziger of Brunner. The body rested at the Futher Brothers funeral home in Wellesley until Sunday when removal was made to Maple View Mennonite Church for funeral service at 2: 30 p.m. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 17 Jun 1972

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      In Loving Memory [verse] In Memory Of Daniel G. Erb Beloved husband of Doris Roi Born September 30th, 1918 Died June 16th, 1972 Aged 53 years, 8 months and 16 days The Service The late Mr. Erb is resting at the Futher Brothers Funeral Home in Wellesley until noon on Monday, June 19, 1972, when removal will be made to Maple View Mennonite Church for the funeral service at 2:30 o'clock. Officiating Clergyman Rev. Alvin Leis Place of Interment Maple View Mennonite Cemetery

      Funeral Card

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Daniel G. Erb - July 18, 1972, pages 587, 588.

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Daniel Erb - 17 Jun 1972.

    3. [S2107] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1921, Wellesley Twp. 1921 Sub Dist. 12 Page 1.

    4. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 21750 (1910), Erb-Gerber.
      Daniel S. Erb, 24, Farmer's Son, of Wellesley Twp, Son of John S. Erb & Mary Schwartzentruber Married Nancy Gerber, 22, of Wilmot Twp, daughter of Christian Gerber & Annie Reshley, Witn: Noah Gascho of Wellesley Twp & Ezra Wagler of North Easthope, 15 March 1910 At The Wellesley Meeting House

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Sep 1918 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBusiness - gravel business - - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmployer - - Lishman Coach Lines, Elmira, Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1921 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Jun 1972 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mapleview Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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