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

Marion Gertrude Elizabeth Martha Roos

Female 1909 - 2011  (101 years)


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  • Name Marion Gertrude Elizabeth Martha Roos 
    Born 18 Nov 1909  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Name Marion Gertrude Elizabeth Martha Breithaupt 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-191398 
    Died 1 Jul 2011  Waterloo Ave., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I191398  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father Peter H. Roos,   b. 8 Nov 1865, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Elizabeth Zimmerman,   b. 17 Jul 1866, Bamberg, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F11924  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Major Rudolph Anthes Breithaupt,   b. Oct 1906, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1960  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Children 
     1. Peter Breithaupt,   d. Bef 2018
     2. MPP James Roos "Jim" Breithaupt,   b. 1934, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 2018, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F225107  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BREITHAUPT, Marion Gertrude Elizabeth Martha (nee Roos) November 18, 1909 - July 1, 2011 In her 102nd year, Marion passed away peacefully at Columbia Forest Retirement Home. A lifelong resident of Waterloo, she was the youngest daughter of Peter H. Roos and Mary Elizabeth Zimmerman. Predeceased by her parents, her brother Robert and her sisters Norma, Pauline and Ruby. Marion was predeceased by her husband, Major Rudolph A. Breithaupt, MBE, ED, BA, her older son Peter and a grandson Peter Jr. She is survived by her son James, by grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren. A committed Lutheran, she created the Christmas ornaments for the Chancel Trees at St. John's Lutheran Church, which have been used for forty years. An expert knitter, cook and homemaker, her wartime years were spent in military support activities for her husband and his brothers Major Fred, Surgeon Lieutenant Commander David and Lieutenant Arthur. Cremation has taken place. A private family service will be held with interment in the family plot at Mount Hope Cemetery. Any kind donations in Marion's memory may be made to the Building Fund of St. John's Lutheran Church, the Waterloo Lutheran Seminary or a charity of one's choice and can be arranged by contacting the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King Street South, Waterloo, 519-745-8845 or www.erbgood.com "Praise, my soul, the King of Heaven.


      Waterloo Region Record 2 Jul 2011

  • Sources 
    1. [S366] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1911, Div. 47 Pg. 11.

    2. [S602] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Waterloo Region Record (March 2008- ), Obituary of Marion Gertrude Elizabeth Martha Roos Breithaupt - 2 Jul 2011.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Nov 1909 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Jul 2011 - Waterloo Ave., Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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