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

Wayne S. Shantz

Male 1916 - 1977  (61 years)


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  • Name Wayne S. Shantz 
    Born 27 Jan 1916  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1953  RR2, Petersburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-229936 
    Died 6 Jul 1977  [1
    Buried Wilmot Mennonite (formerly Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot, Waterloo Region, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I229936  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father Joseph N. Shantz,   b. 30 Dec 1881, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1942, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Lydia Snyder,   b. 28 Dec 1879, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Mar 1953, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1911  [2
    Family ID F7623  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Susie Marie Wanner,   b. 1921, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 2012, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 12 Jun 1940  [1
    Children 
     1. Esther Marie Shantz,   b. 23 Jul 1941, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1942  (Age 1 years)
     2. Martha Louise Shantz,   b. 3 Mar 1944, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1995, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     3. David Leroy Shantz,   b. 14 Mar 1946,   d. 7 Oct 1967  (Age 21 years)
     4. Gloria Jane Shantz
     5. Pauline Grace Shantz
     6. Mark Wayne Shantz
     7. Keith Neil Shantz
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F46008  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jan 1916 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wilmot Mennonite (formerly Geiger) Cemetery, Wilmot, Waterloo Region, Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Shantz.- Wayne S., son of Joseph and Lydia (Snyder) Shantz, was born in Wilmot Twp., Ont., Jan. 27, 1916; died while at work on July 6, 1977; aged 61 y. On June 12, 1940, he was married to Susie Marie Wanner, who survives. Also surviving are 3 daughters (Martha-Mrs. Ralph Bean, Gloria Jane-Mrs. Garry Spencer, and Pauline Grace-Mrs. Barry Hunter), 2 sons (Mark Wayne and Keith Neil), 4 grandchildren, and 2 sisters (Alice-Mrs. David Cressman and Louise-Mrs. David Jantzi). He was preceded in death by one daughter (Esther Marie), one son (David Leroy), and one brother (Vernon). He was a member of the Geiger Mennonite Church. Funeral services were held at the Steinman Mennonite Church on July 9, in charge of Stanley D. Shantz and J. Lester Kehl; interment in Geiger Church Cemetery.1a

      Gospel Herald - Volume 70, Number 31 - August 9, 1977, page 606.

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Wayne S. Shantz - August 9, 1977, page 606.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, April 28, 1953 Lydia Snyder.