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

William Alexander Amos

Male 1923 - 1985  (61 years)


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  • Name William Alexander Amos 
    Born 5 Oct 1923  [1
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1950  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    bookkeeper - Old People's Home 
    Residence 369 Frederick St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1950  328 Courtland Ave., E., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-169765 
    Died 18 Sep 1985  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 21 Sep 1985  Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I169765  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Edward Alexander Amos,   b. 7 Jun 1889, Aberfoyle, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1962, Chemong Lake, Peterborough Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Mary Edna Schmidt,   b. 4 Apr 1893, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1970, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 18 Jun 1918  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F41448  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ada McCrone,   b. CA 1923,   d. 2002  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Children 
     1. Bill Amos
     2. Donna Amos
     3. Jo Ann Amos
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F49352  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - bookkeeper - Old People's Home - 1950 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - 369 Frederick St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Sep 1985 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Sep 1985 - Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • The marriage is announced of Miss Ada McCrone, Kitchener, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William McCrone, Grand Valley, to Mr. William Amos, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Amos, 369 Frederick St. The ceremony was held at St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Saturday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Amos will reside in Kitchener.

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      AMOS, William A. - At St. Mary's Hospital, on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 1985, after a brief illness, William Alexander Amos, of 429 Erb St. W., Waterloo, aged 61 years. He was a member of Zion United Church; he owned and operated W. Amos Income Tax Services for the past 12 years and prior to that, had been employed with the Internal Revenue Service for 20 years. He was a member of the Elmira Lawn bowling Association and was on the Canadian Championship lawn bowling team in 1983. He had served with the Canadian army in the Second World War and was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 50. Husband of the former Ada McCrone; father of Bill of Linwood, Donna (Mrs. Rick Farrow) of Windsor and Jo Ann Mallette of Kitchener; brother of Harry, Carl and Donald, all of Kitchener, Marjorie Mrs. Alfred Kavelman) of Waterloo, Six grandchildren also survive. Predeceased by his parents. Friends may call at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King St. W., Kitchener, after 7 pm this evening until noon on Saturday, when removal will be made to Zion United Church, where the funeral service will be held at 2 pm, with Rev. Gordon Williams officiating. Interment will be in Parkview Cemetery.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of William A. Amos - No date.

    2. [S2657] Directory - Kitchener - 1950 - Vernon's Kitchener-Waterloo.

    3. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Edward A. Amos - 5 Jul 1962.