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

Mary Boshart[1]

Female 1896 - 1985  (88 years)


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  • Name Mary Boshart 
    Born 29 Aug 1896  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Female 
    Religion 1911  St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Amish 
    Residence 1963  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-25274 
    Died 17 Feb 1985  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I25274  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Father Jonas Boshart,   b. 18 Aug 1866, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1939, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Gerber,   b. 9 Apr 1868, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1959, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 29 Sep 1889  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F6492  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Aug 1896 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Amish - 1911 - St. Agatha, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1963 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Feb 1985 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • BOSHART, Mary -- At Nithview Nursing Home, New Hamburg, on Sunday, Feb. 17, 1985, Mary Boshart, in her 89th year.

      Dear sister of Menno Boshart of Kitchener, Aarn Boshart and his wife Marion of Wellesley, Mrs. Luella Erb of Stratford, Elmina (Mrs. Edward Witmer) of Cambridge(H), (Lauretta) Mrs. Eldon Witmer of Kitchener and sister-in-law of Bertha Boshart of New Hamburg. Also survived by several nieces and Nephews.

      Predeceased by her parents, Jonas Boshart and the former Magdelena Gerber; brothers, John, Moses, Gideon, and Simeon and Sisters, Netta Ginerich and Lily Brenneman.

      Family will receive friends at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King St. W., Kitchener, from Tuesday at 2 p.m., until Wednesday, Feb 20 at noon, when transfer will be made to First Mennonite Church, Kitchener, for funeral service and committal at 3: 30 p.m. Pastors Glenn Brubacher and Jean Goulet officiating. Interment St. Agatha mennonite cemetery.


      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 18 Feb 1985

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      Boshart, Mary, daughter of Jonas and Magdelena (Gerber) Boshart, was born at Wellesley, Ont., Aug. 29, 1896; died at Nithview Home, New Hamburg, Ont., Feb. 17, 1985; aged 88 y. Surviving are 2 brothers (Menno and Aaron Boshart), and 3 sisters (Mrs. Luella Erb, Mrs. Edward Witmer, and Mrs. Eldon Witmer). She was preceded in death by 4 brothers (John, Moses, Gideon, and Simeon), and 2 sisters (Netta Gingerich and Lily Brenneman). She was a member of First Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on Feb. 20, in charge of Glenn Brubacher and Jean-Jacques Goulet; interment in St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery.2a


      Gospel Herald - Volume 78, Number 12 - March 19, 1985 - page 206

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Magdalena Gerber - Boshart.

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Mary Boshart - 18 Feb 1985.

    3. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-1 Page 9.

    4. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.

    5. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Wilmot Twp. 1911 Div. 9 Page 9.

    6. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Gideon Boshart - October 9, 1963.

    7. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, October 5, 1939 Obituary of Jonas Boshart.