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

Joel E. Jantzi

Male 1904 - 1998  (94 years)


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  • Name Joel E. Jantzi 
    Born 6 May 1904  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Church Membership Saint Agatha Mennonite Church, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Name Joel Gingerich 
    Residence 1911  St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Amish 
    Residence 1972  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-201801 
    Died 13 Aug 1998  New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Saint Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I201801  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2021 

    Mother Magdalena L. Erb,   b. 25 Oct 1882, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1942  (Age 59 years) 
    Family ID F30792  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Mother Magdalena L. Erb,   b. 25 Oct 1882, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1942  (Age 59 years) 
    Family ID F21005  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Jean Elaine Jantzi
     2. Erla Mae Jantzi
     3. Delford Clare Jantzi,   b. 13 May 1935,   d. 25 Apr 2003  (Age 67 years)
     4. Darlene Jantzi
     5. Marjorie Jantzi,   b. CALC 28 Aug 1930,   d. 2 Mar 1931, Berlet's Corners (Wimot Township), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Family ID F45938  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • JANTZI, JOEL Peacefully, on Aug. 13, 1998, at his residence, Nithview Home, New Hamburg, Joel Jantzi, formerly of Baden. He was born in Wilmot township, 94 years ago, a son of the late Michael and Magdalena (Erb)Jantzi. Joel was a member of St. Agatha Mennonite Church and enjoyed woodworking, latchhooking and gardening as his hobbies. Beloved husband of the former Irene Boshart, who predeceased him on May 30, 1998. Loving father of Erla and her husband Leonard Frey of Elmira, Delford Jantzi and his wife Jean of New Hamburg, Jean and her husband Franklin Erb of RR 2, Wellesley, Darlene and her husband Paul Onica of Anaheim, Calif. Ever remembered by his 13 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. Also remembered by his sisters-n-law, Violet Steinman of RR 2, New Hamburg and Lucinda Boshart of New Hamburg. Joel was predeceased by his step-father, Jacob Gingerich; a daughter, Marjorie and a son-in-law, Ervin Jantzi; two brothers, Rudy and Ervin Jantzi and two step-brothers, Rudy and Allen Gingerich. Friends and relatives will be received at the Mark Yutzi Funeral Home, 291 Huron St., New Hamburg, Saturday Aug. 15, 1998 (today) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and until Sunday, Aug. 16, 1998 at noon when transfer will be made to St. Agatha Mennonite Church for the funeral service at 2 p.m., with Pastor Brent Kipfer officiating. Burial to follow in the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to Nithview Home, New Hamburg or Mennonite Central Committee.


      The Record Newspaper 14 Aug 1998

  • Sources 
    1. [S346] Wilmot Twp. 1911 Div. 9 Page 11.

    2. [S490] Obituary of Joel Jantzi - 14 Aug 1998.

    3. [S74] Obituary of Allan Gingerich - 25 Jun 1972.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 May 1904 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - Saint Agatha Mennonite Church, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Amish - 1911 - St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1972 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Aug 1998 - New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Saint Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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