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

Edna Marie Snider[1]

Female 1912 - 2007  (95 years)


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  • Name Edna Marie Snider 
    Born 15 Sep 1912  German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Name Edna Marie Witmer 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-25420 
    Died 12 Oct 2007 
    Person ID I25420  Generations
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2019 

    Father Elias S. Snider,   b. 26 Sep 1882, German Mills (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1930, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Mother Elmina Randall,   b. 1 Jul 1881, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1915  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 5 Sep 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Family ID F6569  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abram Lincoln "Lincoln" Witmer,   b. 11 May 1913, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Mar 1986  (Age 72 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elmer Weston Witmer,   b. 28 Jun 1924,   d. 27 Oct 2005, Freeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     2. Lynne Evelyn Witmer
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F20800  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • WITMER, Edna (nee Snider) - Went home to be with her Lord, on Friday, October 12, 2007, in her 96th year. Edna was born in German Mills, Ontario. Beloved wife of the late Lincoln Witmer (1986). Cherished mother of Darcy and his wife Donna of Meaford, Ross and his wife Evelyn of Waterloo, Lynne Hoffman of Breslau, Joe and his wife Elizabeth of Kitchener. Predeceased by her son, Elmer (2005) and his wife Monica (2004); son-in-law, Frank Hoffman (1999), and by infant son, Kenneth. Will be sadly missed by 16 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. Survived by sisters, Olive Good, Alice Brubacher and Naoma Sauder, and by sister-in-law, Luella Snider. Predeceased by brother, Bretton Snider; sisters, Elva Horst, Reta Witmer and grandson, Steven Witmer. Edna was a longtime and faithful member of First Mennonite Church. Among her many passions were Bible study, quilting, caring for her plants and an affection for chocolates and sweets. Visitation will be held at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home , 621 King Street West, Kitchener, on Tuesday, October 16, 2007 from 7-9 p.m. Memorial service will be held in the chapel on Wednesday at 2 p.m. Reception to follow at the Ratz-Bechtel Family Centre. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Mennonite Central Committee, House of Friendship or Christian Blind Mission International would be appreciated by the family. Cremation has taken place. On-line condolences may be made at www.mem.com.

      The Record 15 oct 2007

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Elias S. Snider - July 3, 1930.

    2. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Elmena Randall Spouse: Elias Snider married 5 Sep 1911 married: Waterloo county: Waterloo

  • Event Map
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