Waterloo Region Generations
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Abner W. Martin

Male 1935 - 2019  (83 years)


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  • Name Abner W. Martin 
    Born 21 Dec 1935 
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-167721 
    Died 27 Jul 2019  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I167721  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2022 

    Father Nelson Martin,   b. 22 Feb 1889, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Ann Westfall,   b. 15 Nov 1897, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1997, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years) 
    Family ID F36566  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Anne Marilyn Kurtz 
    Children 
     1. Dawna Joy Martin
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 
    Family ID F48261  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Ann 
    Children 
     1. Dawna Joy Martin
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 
    Family ID F57496  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Martin, Abner

      Passed away peacefully after a brief illness on July 27, 2019 at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, at the age of 83 years.

      Beloved husband of Ann Martin of Elmira. Dear father of Debbie Martin of Mississauga, Dawna Martin of Elmira, Jeff and Debbie Martin of Elmira, and Jon and Chris Martin of Waterloo.

      Loving grandfather of Angela and Andrew (Alicia); Olivia and Maria; Jason and Jessica, and great-grandfather of Wynter.

      Fondly remembered by his sister Elvina Woolner, many nieces, nephews and their families. Will be missed by his 'Group of Seven'.

      Predeceased by his parents Nelson and Maryann Martin, siblings Cindy, Urias, Maryann, and Nelson.

      Ab was employed at Canada Trust for 43 years, having managed the Elmira branch for 27 years. He loved hockey and baseball, volunteering, and spending time with his family.

      The family will receive relatives and friends on Wednesday, July 31, 2019 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, 62 Arthur St. S., Elmira.

      A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Elmira Mennonite Church, 58 Church St. W., Elmira, with reception to follow. Interment in Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau.

      As expressions of sympathy, donations to Grand River Regional Cancer Centre would be appreciated.

      www.dreisingerfuneralhome.com

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    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Jul 2019 - 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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