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

Donald Charlton Cress[1]

Male 1926 - 1976  (50 years)


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  • Name Donald Charlton Cress 
    Born 25 Jan 1926  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Residence Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-178054 
    Died 12 Feb 1976  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 14 Feb 1976  Roseville Mennonite Cemetery [Formerly Detweiller], Roseville, Waterloo, ON, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I178054  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Samuel Cress,   b. 25 Apr 1874, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1953, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Maria Magdalena "Mary" Massel,   b. 25 Mar 1890, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1962, Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 14 Aug 1919  Preston (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F39670  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Doris M. Hussey 
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F51777  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • CRESS, Donald C.

      Of Route 1, Ayr, Ont., at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, Thursday, Feb. 12, 1976, Donald C. Cress, beloved husband of Doris Hussey. Dear father of Shirley (Mrs. Larry Ford), Route 4, Galt, Lorna Cress of Route 1, Ayr; dear grandfather of Ryan and Scott; also survived by three brothers, Phillip of Cambridge, Robert of Thunder Bay, George of Kitchener; four sisters, Mrs. Grace Baird, Kitchener, Jean (Mrs.George Kargus), Cambridge, Mildred (Mrs. Lorne Hannusch), Cambridge, Mary Louise (Mrs. John Bartlett) of Kitchener. Mr. Cress was a farmer at his residence for 26 years, Route 1, Ayr. Friends will be received at the Barthel-Stager Funeral Home, 556 Queenston Road, Preston Cambridge, where services will be conducted Saturday, at 2 p.m. Interment in Roseville cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 12 Feb 1976 pg 33

  • Sources 
    1. [S2405] News - ON, unattributed newspaper, Obituary of Robert Cress - 1 Feb 1998.

    2. [S62] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries, Roseville - Roseville Mennonite [formerly Detweiler Mennonite] CC#4493 Internet Link.
      Cress/ Doris M./ 1926- / Donald C./ 1926-1976/ Though death divides/ fond memory clings/

    3. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 025393 (1919).
      Name:Samuel Cress Age:45 Birth Year:abt 1874 Birth Place:Blair Marriage Date:14 Aug 1919 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Philip Cress Mother:Janet Hutson Spouse:Mary M Massel

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Jan 1926 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - AYR, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Feb 1976 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 14 Feb 1976 - Roseville Mennonite Cemetery [Formerly Detweiller], Roseville, Waterloo, ON, Canada Link to Google Earth
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