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

Abram Metzger[1]

Male 1911 - 2007  (96 years)


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  • Name Abram Metzger 
    Born 1911  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-260781 
    Died 10 Jul 2007  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Hillside Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I260781  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father John F. Metzger,   b. 26 Oct 1875, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Susannah B. Hoffman,   b. 10 Aug 1874, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F14810  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Magdalena Wideman,   b. 1915, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1992  (Age 77 years) 
    Children 
     1. John W. Metzger
     2. Clayton W. Metzger
     3. Maria Metzger
     4. Velina Metzger,   b. 1941,   d. 1941  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F225661  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • METZGER, Abram - Peacefully went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 10, 2007, at Freeport Health Centre of Grand River Hospital. Abram Metzger in his 96th year, of Elmira formerly of Wellesley Township. Beloved husband of the late Magdalena (Wideman) Metzger (1992). Dear father of John and Florence of RR 1, Wellesley, Clayton and Alice of RR 4, Elmira, Marie and Sam Gerber of RR 1, Fort Frances. Lovingly remembered by his seven grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Brother of Lydian Kappes of St. Jacobs. Predeceased by his parents, John and Susannah (Hoffman) Metzger, ten brothers, one sister and one daughter in infancy. The family will receive their friends and relatives at the Dreisinger Funeral Home , Elmira on Friday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. At noon on Saturday, July 14, 2007 transfer will be made to Countryside Mennonite Fellowship, Hawkesville for funeral service at 2 p.m. followed by interment in Hillside Cemetery. In his memory, donations to Mennonite Central Committee would be appreciated by the family as expressions of sympathy. The family wishes to extend their sincere appreciation to the staff at Chateau Gardens Assisted Living and Freeport Health Centre for the care and compassion shown to our father.


      The Record Newspaper 12 Jul 2007

  • Sources 
    1. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Menno Wideman - 22 Feb 1978, pg 27.

    2. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Abram Metzger - 12 Jul 2007.

    3. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, SubDist. 17 Page 3.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1911 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mennonite - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Jul 2007 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hillside Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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