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

Orval David Lichty[1]

Male 1925 - 1975  (49 years)


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  • Name Orval David Lichty 
    Born 4 Dec 1925  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Elected Office Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    councillor - 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-209667 
    Died 16 Sep 1975  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Rushes Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I209667  Generations
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 

    Father Samuel S. Lichti,   b. 13 May 1894, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Apr 1937, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Mother Lucina G. Jantzi,   b. 24 Mar 1900, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1974, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F41896  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy Ellen Zehr,   b. 23 Mar 1930,   d. 14 Apr 2009, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Children 
     1. Richard James Lichty,   b. 22 Feb 1951,   d. 1998  (Age 46 years)
    Last Modified 9 Jan 2023 
    Family ID F57972  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Lichty, Orval David, son of Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Lichty, was born in Wellesley Twp., Ont., Dec. 4, 1925; died of a heart attack at Kitchener, Ont., Sept. 16, 1975; aged 49 y. He was married to Dorothy Zehr, who survives. Also surviving are 4 sons (Richard, Mark, Roger, and Stephen), 2 daughters (Phyllis - Mrs. Wayne Jantzi and Sandra), 2 sisters (Elsie - Mrs. Ervin Lebold and Esther - Mrs. Lorne Roth), and one stepsister (Eleanor - Mrs. Harold Zehr). He was preceded in death by one brother. He was a member of the Tavistock Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on Sept. 19, in charge of Wilmer Martin; interment in Rush's Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Vol. 68, No. 39 - October 7, 1975 , p. 722


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      LICHTY, Orville David 1975

      Of Route 2, Wellesley, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 16, 1975, at the Kitchener-Waterloo Hospital. Born in Wellesley Township 49 years ago, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Lichty. Councillor for the Township of Wellesley for the past three years, vice-president of the Waterloo Holstein Breeders Association, associate director of the Wellesley-North Easthope Agriculture Society. He had farmed in Wellesley Township all his life; member of the Tavistock Mennonite Church.

      Beloved husband of Dorothy Zehr; dear father of Richard, Mark, Roger and Sandra, all at home, Stephen of London, Mrs. Wayne (Phyllis) Jantzi of Milverton; dear brother of Mrs. Irvin (Elsie) Lebold of Wellesley, Mrs. Lorne (Esther) Roth of Route 2, Wellesley; step-brother of Mrs. Harold (Eleanor) Zehr of Hanover. Predeceased by one brother.

      Friends may call at the Futher Bros. Funeral Home, Wellesley, where the family will receive friends this evening from 8 to 9:30 and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9:30. At 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 19, the remains will be removed to the Tavistock Mennonite Church, for the service at 2 o'clock. Rev. Wilmer Martin will officiate. Interment to follow in Rush's cemetery, Wellesley Township.
      Expressions of sympathy may be shown by contributions to the charity of your choice.

  • Sources 
    1. [S241] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Rushes CC#4536 Waterloo Region Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society.
      Worden/ Dorothy E. Zehr/ Beloved wife of/ Orval D. Lichty/ And John D. Worden/ In loving remembrance [Back] Lichty/ Worden

    2. [S241] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Rushes CC#4536 Waterloo Region Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society.
      Lichty/ Orval D. Lichty/ 1925-1975/ Beloved husband of/ Dorothy E. Zehr/ In loving remembrance [Back] Lichty

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Dec 1925 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsElected Office - councillor - - - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 16 Sep 1975 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Rushes Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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