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

Ohmer Gerber

Male 1916 - 2007  (91 years)


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  • Name Ohmer Gerber 
    Born 1916  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Church Membership Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-160829 
    Died 27 Dec 2007  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I160829  Generations
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2020 

    Father Solomon R. Gerber,   b. 14 Oct 1879, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1959, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Laura Leis,   b. 9 Oct 1886, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956  (Age 69 years) 
    Family ID F41487  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Roth,   b. 1916, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 2002  (Age 86 years) 
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F45830  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • GERBER, Ohmer - Peacefully, on Thursday, December 27, 2007, at Nithview Home in New Hamburg, surrounded by the love of his family. Ohmer Gerber was formerly of Wellesley. Ohmer was born in Wilmot Township 91 years ago. Son of the late Solomon Gerber and the late Laura Leis. Ohmer was a faithful member of Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church. Loving husband of the late Sarah Roth who predeceased him on November 14, 2002. Cherished father of Ralph (Joanne) of Shakespeare, Kenneth (Linda) of Wellesley, Marie (Sam Assad of Drayton, Orville (Bonnie) of Shakespeare, Floyd (Pat) of Wellesley, Rosella (Jim Leis) of Brunner, Marilyn (Leonard Hammer) of Dryden and Evelyn (Richard Cook) of Wellesley. Dear brother of Sarah Leis of New Hamburg, Moses and Mildred Gerber of Wellesley; sister-in-law, Mary Gerber of Millbank and Eva Gerber of Brunner. Ever remembered by his 24 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Lovingly remembered by the Christian Z Roth families. Predeceased by one son, Gordon in infancy; brother and sisters, Elmer and Sara Gerber, Emma and Nick Schmidt, Esther and David Schwartz, Laura and Elias Jantzi, Amos Gerber, Solomon Gerber, Ralph Leis, Elmina and Alvin Jantzi. Visitation will be held at the Futher-Franklin Funeral Home , 1172 Henry Street, Wellesley, on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Family Funeral Service on Saturday, December 29th in the funeral home at 9: 30 a.m. followed by the Funeral Service at Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church, Wellesley, at 10: 30 a.m. Officiated by Bishop Arthur Gerber. Interment to follow at Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Cemetery. Memorials to the Sunbeam Developmental Centre, Nithview Home or a charity of choice.


      The Record Newspaper 28 Dec 2007

  • Sources 
    1. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Ohmer Gerber - 28 Dec 2007.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1916 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Dec 2007 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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