Waterloo Region Generations
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Reuben George Musselman

Male 1923 - 2005  (81 years)


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  • Name Reuben George Musselman 
    Born 10 Jul 1923  Of, Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/47151704 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-24129 
    Died 9 Feb 2005  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I24129  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 

    Father Peter L. Musselman,   b. 20 Mar 1880, Saugeen Twp., Bruce Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1943  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Susannah Snider,   b. 12 Oct 1887, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1960  (Age 72 years) 
    Family ID F6488  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marjorie Mae Bachert,   b. 2 May 1925,   d. 5 Sep 2016, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Children 
     1. Margaret Ann "Peggy" Musselman
     2. Thomas George "Tom" Musselman,   b. 1956,   d. 24 Jan 2010  (Age 54 years)
     3. Katharine Musselman,   d. 15 May 1953
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F48739  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • REUBEN MUSSELMAN 1923 - 2005

      Passed away on February 9, 2005 at the K-W Health Centre. Loving husband of Marjorie ( Bachert) Musselman; father of Peter, Peggy Snyder, John (Kathy), Tom (Mary); beloved grandfather of Tanya (Bill), Jennifer (Brian), Brad, Joanna, Matthew (Laurie), Luke and friend Jessie, Stephanie and fiancé John, Reuben, Rachael, Daniel; great-granddad of Ashley, Andrew, Crystal, Aaron, Owen James, also sister-in-law, Merle Musselman. Predeceased by his parents, Peter and Susannah Musselman, brother Armand (Mary), sisters Leota (Firmand) Snyder, Kaletta Musselman. Also predeceased by infant daughter Kathleen and son-in-law James Snyder. Reuben was an active member of Stirling Ave. Mennonite Church. He was in the excavating business for 35 years, spent his retirement years running his sawmill and supporting his grandchildren in their various projects. He was also active in the Wilmot Seniors Woodworking Club. Reuben contributed many years to the establishment and caretaking of Musselman Woods in St. Agatha, where he remained active in the woodlot until this past Saturday. Friends are invited to share their memories of Reuben at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home 171 King St. S., Waterloo, this evening (Thursday) from 7-9 p.m. and on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service to celebrate his life will take place on Saturday, February 12th, 2005 at Stirling Ave. Mennonite Church in Kitchener at 1: 30 p.m. with Rev. David Martin officiating. Cremation will follow with spring interment in First Mennonite Cemetery. Memorial donations to Stirling Ave. Mennonite Women's Missionary Association, House of Friendship or the Wilmot Seniors Woodworking and Craft Club. Condolences/Donations/Flowers www.edwardrgood.com 745-8445.

      The Record 11 Feb 2005

  • Sources 
    1. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Reuben Musselman - 10 Feb 2005.

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Jul 1923 - Of, Conestogo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Feb 2005 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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