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

Lester S. Koch[1]

Male 1906 - 1993  (~ 87 years)


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  • Name Lester S. Koch 
    Born May 1906  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer, Father's Farm 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-168596 
    Died 20 Aug 1993  Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: cancer 
    Buried Nith Valley Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I168596  Generations
    Last Modified 8 Aug 2019 

    Father Carl R. "Charles" Koch,   b. 16 Mar 1878, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1956, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Minerva Swartz,   b. 13 Aug 1880, Brown City, Sanilac, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1954, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 24 Aug 1904  [5
    Family ID F34720  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Alta Nahrgang,   b. 1 Feb 1913, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 2011, Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1940 
    Children 
     1. Rev. Earl David Koch
     2. Harold Koch
     3. Florence Mae Koch
     4. Evelyn Grace Koch
     5. Russell Maurice Koch
     6. Norman Ross Koch
     7. Shirley Dianne Koch
     8. Kenneth Lester Koch
     9. Allan Koch
     10. Eleanor Doris Koch
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F22659  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - May 1906 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer, Father's Farm - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: cancer - 20 Aug 1993 - Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Nith Valley Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Koch, Lester S., 87. Born: May 20, 1906, Woolwich Twp., Ont., to Charles and Minerva Swartz Koch. Died: Aug. 20, 1993, Tavistock, Ont., of cancer. Survivors-wife: Alice Nahrgang Koch; children: Earl, Harold, Florence Michelin, Evelyn Peterson, Eleanor Snyder, Russell, Norman, Shirley Thrasher, Kenneth, Allan; brothers and sisters: Orton, Mabel Kufske, Phares, Oliver, Roy, Gladys Martin; 25 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren. Funeral and burial: Aug. 23, Nith Valley Mennonite Church, by Harold Schilk.

      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 22 Aug 1993

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, September 4, 1962 - Obituary of Menno S. Nahrgang.

    2. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div. 16 Page 5.

    3. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Lester S. Koch - 22 Aug 1993.

    4. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Sub Dist.. 13 Page 10.

    5. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, November 30, 1954 - Obituary of Minerva Swartz.