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

Lila Irene Knechtel[1, 2]

Female 1926 - 2008  (82 years)


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  • Name Lila Irene Knechtel 
    Born 1926  [3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Name Lila Irene Martin 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-256814 
    Died 15 Nov 2008  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried 21 Nov 2008  Hawkesville Union Cemetery, Hawkesville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID I256814  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2022 

    Father Ephraim Knechtel,   b. 2 Oct 1884, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1974, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Edna Snyder,   b. 19 Aug 1891, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1989, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 15 Feb 1911  [5
    Family ID F8303  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Clayton L. Martin,   b. 1918,   d. 1998  (Age 80 years) 
    Children 
     1. Esther Mae Martin,   b. 1947,   d. 15 Feb 2012  (Age 65 years)
     2. Miriam Martin
     3. Murray Martin
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2022 
    Family ID F231130  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MARTIN, Lila (Mrs. Clayton L.) - Peacefully went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 15, 2008 at Heritage House, St. Jacobs. Lila (Knechtel) Martin, in her 83rd year, formerly of Floradale. Beloved wife of the late Clayton L. Martin (1998). Loving mother of Esther and Robert Saunders of South River, Miriam and Dennis Brubacher of RR 3 Moorefield, Murray and Yvonne Martin of Elmira. Lovingly remembered by her grandchildren, Julie and Steve Sanchez, Mark and Carmen Brubacher, Jennette and Robbie Lougheed, Michelle and Scott van Rooy, Derek and Vicky Martin and by her 12 great-grandchildren. Sister of Orval and Mary Knechtel, Dorothy Knechtel, Fern Knechtel, Erma Gingrich, Alfred Knechtel, Carol and Alson Martin. Predeceased by her parents, Ephraim and Edna Knechtel; two brothers, Clifford and Paul and one sister, Grace Knechtel. The family will receive their friends and relatives at the Dreisinger Funeral Home , Elmira on Thursday, November 20, 2008 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A memorial service to celebrate the life and faith of Lila will be held at the Wallenstein Bible Chapel on Friday, November 21, 2008 at 2 p.m. Interment in the Hawkesville Cemetery. In her memory, donations to Conestoga Bible Camp would be appreciated by the family as expressions of sympathy.


      Waterloo Region Record 17 Nov 2008

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Edna Snyder - Knechtel - 1989.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Grace Knechtel - 2001.

    3. [S602] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Waterloo Region Record (March 2008- ), Obituary of Lila Irene Knechtel - 17 Nov 2008.

    4. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Lila Knechtel - Martin.

    5. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, January 7, 1975 - page 14 obit of Ephraim Knechtel.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Nov 2008 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Nov 2008 - Hawkesville Union Cemetery, Hawkesville, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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