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

Louisa S. Groff[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Female 1904 - 2000  (95 years)


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  • Name Louisa S. Groff 
    Born 24 May 1904  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Louisa S. Jantzi 
    Religion 1911  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1991  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-24644 
    Died 5 Feb 2000  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Buried 8 Feb 2000  First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I24644  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father Andrew B. Groff,   b. 9 Sep 1854, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1911  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Lydia B. Wilhelm,   b. 12 Jun 1875, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1929, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 20 Jul 1898  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F6192  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family David S. Jantzi,   b. 11 Nov 1896, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1968, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F56471  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Jantzi.- Louise, 94, New Hamburg, Ont., died Feb. 5. Spouse: David Jantzi (deceased). Parents: Andrew and Lydia Groff (deceased). Survivors: step-daughter Shirley Martin; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. Funeral: Feb. 8 at First Mennonite Church, Kitchener, Ont.

      The Mennonite, March 14, 2000, pages 14-15, Vol. 3, No. 10

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      JANTZI, Louise (nee Groff) - Passed away, at her residence, at Nithview Home for the Aged, New Hamburg, on Saturday, February 5, 2000, in her 95th year. Beloved wife of the late David S. Jantzi. Step-mother of Shirley Martin and her husband Abner of Waterloo; grandmother of Kevin Martin and his wife Nancy of Atwood, Cori Martin and her husband Hannibal Hamlin of Brooklyn, N.Y. Stephanie Martin and her husband Bruce Kirkpatrick Hill and Craig Martin and his wife Susan Murley, all of Toronto; great-grandmother of Shauna, David and Patrick Martin. She will be fondly remembered by her sister-in-law, Veronica Groff of Nithview Home for the Aged, New Hamburg and sadly missed by her "special" family, Alice and David Cressman of New Hamburg and Susie and Leroy Good of Wellesley and by many nieces and nephews. Louise was the last surviving child of the late Andrew and Lydia (Wilhelm) Groff. Mrs. Jantzi's family will receive friends and relatives at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home, 171 King St. S, Waterloo today (Monday - from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m). The funeral service will be held at First Mennonite Church, 800 King St. E., Kitchener on Tuesday, February 8, 2000 at 2 p.m., with Rev. Rudy Baergen officiating. Interment at First Mennonite Church Cemetery, Kitchener.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Elsie Groff - Snider - 1991.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Eli Groff.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Ida May Groff - Kaiser - 1989.

    4. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Irvine Groff.

    5. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Mabel Groff.

    6. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911.

    7. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 10 Page 6.

    8. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Louise Groff - Jantzi.

    9. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Moses Groff - 13 Jun 1991.

    10. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 014606-98.
      Andrew B. GROFF, 42, yeoman, Woolwich, Wilmot, widower, s/o John & Susannah married Lydia B. WILHELM, 24, Wilmot, Wilmot, d/o John & Levine, witn Elizabeth & Susie BOWMAN both of Berlin, 20 July 1898 in Berlin.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 May 1904 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1991 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Feb 2000 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 8 Feb 2000 - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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