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

Roy Leonard Burgetz

Male 1918 - 2006  (87 years)


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  • Name Roy Leonard Burgetz 
    Born 7 Jun 1918 
    Gender Male 
    Military WW2 - gunner in the Royal Canadian Air Force 
    Residence 1947  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-166518 
    Died 26 Jan 2006  Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Woodland Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I166518  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father Allan Burgetz,   b. 12 Feb 1871, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Julia Weinstein,   b. 18 May 1874, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F18731  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Florence Isobel "Floss" Uttley,   b. 20 Jul 1918,   d. 29 Jul 2013, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F51749  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1947 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Jan 2006 - Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodland Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • ROY LEONARD BURGETZ
      1918-2006

      Passed away, peacefully at Freeport Health Centre of Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, on January 26, 2006, at the age of 87 years.
      Beloved husband of more than 66 years to Florence. Special father-in-law of Darlene Burgetz. Cherished grandfather of Cathie (Darryl) McClennan, Dan (Kelly) Burgetz and Jim (Michelle) Burgetz. Proud great-grandfather of Sarah and Michael McClennan and Kaela, Jayden and Joshua Burgetz. Survived by his sisters-in-law Loretta and Luella Burgetz and several nieces and nephews.

      Predeceased by his son Allan Roy Burgetz, his parents Allan and Julia Burgetz, brothers Lloyd, Harry, John and Gordon and sisters Laura, Lillian, Irene, and Alta, Violet and Edna.

      Roy served as a gunner in the Royal Canadian Air Force during service in the Second World War and went on to own and operate several businesses, including Complete Rentals in the K-W and Guelph areas.

      Friends are invited to share their memories of Roy with his family during visitation at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home, 171 King Street South in Waterloo today (Friday, January 27, 2006) from 204 and 7-9 p.m. Visitation will continue beginning at 10 a.m. at Stirling Avenue Mennonite Church on Saturday, January 28, 2006 with the service to celebrate Roy's life and faith to follow at 11 a.m. the Pastor Kevin Peters Unrau as celebrant. Interment will follow in Woodland Cemetery, Kitchener. Following the committal service, friends are invited to join the family back at Stirling Avenue Mennonite Church for refreshments and a time to visit.

      In Roy's memory, donations may be made to Stirling Avenue Mennonite Church and can be arrnaged through the funeral home.