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

William G. Gingerich

Male 1912 - 1997  (84 years)


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  • Name William G. Gingerich 
    Born 3 Dec 1912  Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Church Membership Saint Agatha Mennonite Church, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Employer K-W Hospital, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-226169 
    Died 15 May 1997  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Saint Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I226169  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Jan 2024 

    Father Moses Gingerich,   b. 31 May 1882, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1967  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Gerber,   b. 15 Dec 1885, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jun 1955  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 27 Feb 1909  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Family ID F191393  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Savira Viola "Viola" Mayer,   b. 28 Oct 1921,   d. 19 Aug 2013, New Hamburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 3 Jun 1950  [1
    Children 
     1. Paul Richard Gingerich
     2. Mary Yvonne Gingerich
    Last Modified 30 Jan 2024 
    Family ID F45999  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • GINGERICH, WILLIAM G. On Thursday, May 15, 1997, at Winston Park Nursing Home, Kitchener. He was formerly of Baden, where he was born 84 years ago. He was the son of the late Moses Gingerich and the former Magdalena Gerber.

      William was employed at K-W Hospital for 34 years. He was a member of St. Agatha Mennonite Church.

      Beloved husband of the former Viola Mayer, whom he married June 3, 1950. Dear father of Paul and his wife Nancy of New Hamburg and Mary, of London. Loving grandfather of Jackie, Jenny, Jody and Jill. Sadly missed by his sister, Helena and her husband Austin Zehr of Tavistock and Ruth Mayer of New Hamburg and a sister-in-law, Ruth Gingerich of Baden.

      William was predeceased by a brother, Joseph and a sister Elmina and her husband Noah Brenneman and brother-in-law William Mayer.

      Family and friends may call at the Mark Yutzi Funeral Home, 291 Huron St., New Hamburg, tonight (Friday) from 7-9 p.m, Saturday from 2: 30-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will take place on Sunday, May 18, 1997 at 2 p.m. at St. Agatha Mennonite Church with Pastor Brent Kipfer officiating. Interment to follow in the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society or the House of Friendship.

      The Record 16 May 1997

  • Sources 
    1. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of William G. Gingerich - 16 May 1997.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Moses Gingerich - October 17, 1967, pages 950, 951.

    3. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 21749 (1910), Gingerich-Gerber.
      Moses Gingerich, 22, Laborer, of Wilmot Twp, Son of Joseph Gingerich & Lena Lebold Married Mattie Gerber, 24, of Wilmot Twp, daughter of Christian Gerber & Annie Reshley, Witn: Joe Erb of Wellesley Twp & Dan Brenneman of South Easthope, 27 February 1910 At The Wellesley Meeting House

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Dec 1912 - Baden, 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 MapsEmployer - - K-W Hospital, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 May 1997 - Kitchener, 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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