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

Clarence Alfred "Wilf" Heller

Male 1907 - 1971  (64 years)


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  • Name Clarence Alfred "Wilf" Heller 
    Born 16 Jan 1907  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Name Wilf Heller 
    Name Wilfred Heller 
    Residence 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-187010 
    Died 17 Jul 1971  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 20 Jul 1971  Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I187010  Generations
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 

    Father Alfred Conrad Heller,   b. 22 Oct 1879, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Rose Berner,   b. 6 May 1882, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F184794  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Florence Matilda "Sally" Saunders,   b. 2 Jan 1913, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1976, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2022 
    Family ID F262125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Wilf Heller dies; former sportsman

      Clarence (Wilf) Heller of 126 Third Ave., former Kitchener jeweller and sportsman, died Saturday, at St. Mary's Hospital, suddenly of a heart attack. He was 64. Born in Kitchener, he was a son of Mrs. Rosa Heller and the late Alfred Heller. He owned and operated Heller Jewelry Store, until his retirement, 10 years ago. As a young man he played hockey, with the Kitchener Greenshirts and then as a professional, with the Newark, Montreal Canadiens and Syracuse, teams. An eye injury ended his hockey career. He also coached the K-W Dutchmen, for a short period. He was a member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, the K-W Press Club and was a past president of Rockway Golf Club. Surviving are his wife, the former Florence Saunders; one son, Jon of Kitchener; one daughter, Mrs. Dennis (Nan) Fischer of Kitchener; one brother, Erhard (Ott) of Kitchener; two sisters, Mrs. Frank (Lillian) McCormick of Elmira and Mrs. Edgar (Mildred) Gimble of Kitchener; and five grandchildren. The body will be at the Schreiter Sandrock Funeral Home, until noon on Tuesday, when removal will be made to St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, for service, at 2 p.m. Rev. Theodore Schaffer will officiate. Burial will be in Woodland cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 19 Jul 1971 pg 21

  • Sources 
    1. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 34 Page 15.

    2. [S2858] z Vit - ON - Birth Registration, Birth Certificate 047077 (1907).
      Name:Clarence Alfred Heller Date of Birth:16 Feb 1907 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Alfred Heller Mother's name:Rosa Berner

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Jan 1907 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jul 1971 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 20 Jul 1971 - Woodland Cem., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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