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

Joseph H. Metzger

Male 1907 - 2004  (96 years)


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  • Name Joseph H. Metzger 
    Born 18 Aug 1907  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mennonite 
    Religion 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-170087 
    Died 18 Apr 2004  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I170087  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father John F. Metzger,   b. 26 Oct 1875, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Susannah B. Hoffman,   b. 10 Aug 1874, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F14810  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Katharine "Katie" Martin,   b. 11 Dec 1906, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1965, RR1, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Children 
     1. Lorne Metzger
     2. Eileen M. Metzger
     3. Minerva Metzger,   b. 1931,   d. 1998  (Age 67 years)
     4. Almeda Metzger,   b. 1932,   d. 1932  (Age 0 years)
     5. Elvina Metzger,   b. 26 Jun 1934,   d. 15 Aug 2004, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     6. Leonard Metzger,   b. 1937,   d. 1938  (Age 1 years)
     7. Susannah Metzger,   b. 1938,   d. 1939  (Age 1 years)
     8. Tilman Metzger
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F48035  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Amanda Bowman,   b. 21 Mar 1913, Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1992, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F48036  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • METZGER, Joseph H. - Peacefully, went home to be with the Lord, on Sunday, April 18, 2004, at Chateau Gardens, Elmira. Joseph H. Metzger, in his 97th year, of Elmira.Loving father of Elvina and Orton Gingrich, Lorne and Florence Metzger, all of Elmira, Tilman and Karen Metzger of St. Clements, Eileen and Phares Martin of Listowel, and Harvey Martin of Elmira, 15 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren also survive. Brother of Abram Metzger of Elmira and Lydian Kappes of St. Jacobs, brother-in-law of Angeline Martin, Salome Metzger, Magdalena Metzger and Catherine Bauman.Predeceased by his parents, John and Susannah Metzger, his first wife Katie Martin (1965), his second wife Amanda Bowman (1992), daughter Minerva Martin (1998), two daughters and one son in infancy, one grandson, one great-granddaughter and nine brothers.The family will receive friends and relatives at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira today (Tuesday) from 2-4 and 6: 30-9 p.m. At 12 noon on Wednesday transfer will be made to the Floradale Mennonite Church for funeral service at 2 p.m., with Pastor Fred Redekop officiating followed by interment in the St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery.In his memory, donations to the Mennonite Central Committee or Chateau Gardens Auxilary would be appreciated by the family as expressions of sympathy.

      The Record 20 Apr 2004

  • Sources 
    1. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div.. 18 Page 3.

    2. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), obituary of Joseph H. Metzger - 20 Apr 2004.

    3. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, SubDist. 17 Page 3.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Aug 1907 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Heidelberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Apr 2004 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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