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

Myrrel Cressman

Male 1910 - 1970  (~ 59 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Myrrel Cressman 
    Born Oct 1910  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Employer Superior Box, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Religion 1911  Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-204285 
    Died 24 Jan 1970  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I204285  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Isaac Herbert "Herbert" Cressman,   b. 17 Aug 1886, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1964, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Allemang,   b. 15 Nov 1885, Bloomingdale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1963, Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1909  [4
    Family ID F6403  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Erma Ileen Schmitt,   b. 1912,   d. 13 Oct 2009, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Children 
     1. Marlene Joan Cressman
     2. Heather Lynn Cressman
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F33495  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Myrrell Cressman

      Funeral service for Myrrell Cressman of 20 Heather Ave., who died at St. Mary's Hospital Saturday was held today at the Stirling Avenue Mennonite Church. Burial was in the Breslau cemetery.

      Mr. Cressman, 59, was born in Breslau, the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Cressman. He lived in Breslau until he moved to Kitchener four years ago. He was employed by the Superior Box Co. for the past 32 years.

      He is survived by his wife, the former Erma Schmitt; two daughters, Mrs. Peter (Marlene) Tattle of Vancouver, B.C.; Mrs. James (Heather) Barnett of Kitchener; one brother, Lloyd of Breslau; three sisters, Mabel of Kitchener, Mrs. Tilman (Verna) Horst of Breslau, Mrs. Roy (Eunice) Burkhart of Breslau, and one grandson.


      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 26 Jan 1970

  • Sources 
    1. [S342] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1911, Breslau, Waterloo Township Div. 5 Page 5.

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary - Myrrel Cressman - 26 Jan 1970.

    3. [S15] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Breslau - Breslau Mennonite CC#4579 Internet Link .
      Cressman/ Myrrel Cressman/ 1910-1970/ beloved husband of/ Erma Schmitt/ 1913-2009

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Isaac Herbert Cressman - February 18, 1964, Page 133, 134, 135.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Oct 1910 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmployer - - Superior Box, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Breslau, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Jan 1970 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Breslau Mennonite Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth