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

Hazel Hofstetter

Female 1924 - 2013  (89 years)


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  • Name Hazel Hofstetter 
    Born 11 Apr 1924  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Hazel Otto 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-169525 
    Died 22 Nov 2013  Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Grace United (Zion Evangelical) Cemetery , East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I169525  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Valentine Gildner Hofstetter,   b. 24 Jan 1896, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Annie May Hesse,   b. 1902, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 13 Feb 1922  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F49253  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ralph Frederick Otto,   d. 13 Aug 1983 
    Married 1 Sep 1945  [1
    Children 
     1. Douglas Otto,   d. 11 Feb 1948
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F49254  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Apr 1924 - Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Nov 2013 - Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Grace United (Zion Evangelical) Cemetery , East Zorra Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • OTTO, Hazel Hazel Otto, 89, of Tavistock, passed away in the Bonnie Brae Health Care Centre, Tavistock on Friday, November 22, 2013. She was born at Baden on April 11, 1924 a daughter of the late Valentine and Annie (Hesse) Hofstetter. Hazel had worked at the J.G. Field & Co. Woollen Mill in Tavistock and was a member of Grace United Church. She married Ralph Frederick Otto at Baden on September 1, 1945. He predeceased her on August 13, 1983. Hazel is survived by one daughter, Margaret Rose and husband Michael Hallam; six sons, Ken Otto and friend Becky, Richard Otto, Bruce Otto and friend Wendy, Bradley and wife Marilyn Otto, Bryan and wife Dorothy Otto, David and wife Liz Otto; twenty-four grandchildren, twenty-three great- grandchildren; three brothers, Clarence and wife Rose Hofstetter, Robert and wife Patricia Hofstetter, Bryan and wife Donna Hofstetter; three sisters, Laura Deans, Ruby Von Farra, Kathleen and husband Alexander Currie. She was the dear friend of Manfred Koebel who predeceased her on June 29, 1992. She was also predeceased by her son, Douglas Otto (February 11, 1948); one sister, Mabel Storer; four brothers, Lloyd, Lorne, Maurice and Kenneth Hofstetter; her sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Alice and Harry Grein, Margaret and John "Andy" Ritchie, Robert Deans, Waldmar Von Farra; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Daniel and Annie (Roth) Otto. Relatives and friends will be received in the Francis Funeral Home, 77 Woodstock Street North, Tavistock on Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held in Grace United Church, Tavistock on Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 11 a.m. The Rev. Mary Stewart will officiate. Interment in Grace United Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated and may be made through the Francis Funeral Home by calling 1-519-655-2431.

      Waterloo Region Record 23 Nov 2013

  • Sources 
    1. [S602] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Waterloo Region Record (March 2008- ), Obituary of Hazel Otto - 23 Nov 2013.