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

Gertrude Clara Schmidt[1]

Female 1913 - 2013  (99 years)


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  • Name Gertrude Clara Schmidt 
    Born 13 Sep 1913  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Name Gertrude Clara Ritter 
    Religion 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-305824 
    Died 13 Mar 2013  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I305824  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father John Theodore "Theodore" Schmidt,   b. 28 Jul 1870, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1948  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Elenora Steen,   b. 31 May 1879, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1968  (Age 88 years) 
    Family ID F22712  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Milton Jacob Ritter,   b. 5 Aug 1910, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1987, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Children 
     1. Carol Ritter
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F52405  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • RITTER, Gertrude Clara Passed away at her home at Derbecker's Heritage House, St. Jacobs on March 13, 2013 in her 100th year. Gertrude Ritter, loving wife of the late Milton Ritter. Dear mother of Carol Freiburger. Loving grandmother of Gary Freiburger (Shirley), Debbie Freiburger and Linda Martin (Murray). Great-grandmother of Colin (Kristy), Craig (Mandy), Tracy, Alecia, Ryan, Christopher and Lindsay. Great-great- grandmother of Brody, Blake, Jaxon, and Alena. She will fondly be remembered by her sister Ethel Gastmier. Predeceased by her parents John Schmidt and Ellanora Steen. Also predeceased by her brother Egbert Schmidt and her son-in-law Joe Freiburger. Gertrude was a long time member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Kitchener and a former member of the Victoria Park Seniors Centre. Friends are invited to share their memories of Gertrude with her family during visitation at the St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 825 King Street West, Kitchener on Monday, March 18, 2013 from 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. at St. Mark's Lutheran Church with Rev. Nancy Kelley officiating. Reception to follow in the Church Hall. Interment Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo. A special thank you to all the staff at Heritage House, St. Jacobs, for all the care given to Gertrude. Condolences for the family and donations to St. Mark's Lutheran Church may be arranged through the funeral home at www.erbgood.com or 519-745-8445

      Waterloo Region Record 14 Mar 2013

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      Schmidt - At St. Jacobs, Sept. 13th, to Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Schmidt, a daughter.

      Elmira Signet Sep 18 1913 pg 2

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Milton Ritter.

    2. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Woolwich Twp. 1921 Sub Dist. 14 Page 11.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Sep 1913 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Mar 2013 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Parkview Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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