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

Joseph Knechtel

Male 1910 - 2009  (~ 99 years)


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  • Name Joseph Knechtel 
    Born Feb 1910  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-200254 
    Died 19 Aug 2009  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Mannheim Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I200254  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Jacob T. Knechtel,   b. 6 Oct 1879, Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1962, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Jeannette R. Geiger,   b. 5 Nov 1879, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1922  (Age 42 years) 
    Family ID F6027  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy Valtina Erb,   b. 1913, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 2006, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F35650  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • KNECHTEL, Joseph - Peacefully, at Cambridge Memorial Hospital, on Wednesday, August 19, 2009, in his 100th year. Joseph Knechtel of Breslau, loving husband of the late Dorothy Knechtel (nee Erb), 2006. Loving father of Joan Knechtel of Breslau and Glen (Janet) of Manitoulin Island. Cherished grandfather of Douglas (Raffina), Kim (Jeff) Brenner, Tim (Tammy), Lisa (Tim) Koch; great-grandfather of Amy and Shereen Knechtel, Drew Rees, Nicole Brenner, Thomas, Katelyn and Kalea Knechtel, Dean and Erin Koch. Predeceased by a grandson, Gary, who died tragically in an accident in 1976. Joseph is predeceased by his brothers, Clarence, Richard, and a sister, Olivia Cober. Joseph's family will receive relatives and friends on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the Henry Walser Funeral Home , 507 Frederick St., Kitchener, 519-749-8467. Funeral services will be conducted in the funeral home chapel on Monday, August 24, 2009 (time to be announced). Interment Mannheim Mennonite Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, remembrances to Bethany United Missionary Church or the Mennonite Central Committee would be appreciated (cards available at the funeral home). Visit www.henrywalser.com for Joseph's memorial.


      Waterloo Region Record 20 Aug 2009

  • Sources 
    1. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 11 Page 8.

    2. [S602] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Waterloo Region Record (March 2008- ), Obituary of Joseph Knechtel - 20 Aug 2009.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Feb 1910 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Aug 2009 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mannheim Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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