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

Lanson T. Reist

Male 1895 - 1975  (80 years)


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  • Name Lanson T. Reist 
    Born 25 Jun 1895  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1911  Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-33990 
    Died 30 Aug 1975  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Cause: Heart Attack 
    Buried 2 Sep 1975  Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I33990  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Gideon Reist,   b. 11 Oct 1869, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Nancy Toman,   b. 18 Oct 1872, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1926, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 27 Feb 1894  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Family ID F3263  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth Amy "Amy" Diefenbacher,   b. 6 Mar 1901, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1974  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 31 Jan 1924  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Children 
     1. Kenneth Reist
     2. Elaine Reist
     3. Elmer Reist
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F48613  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Jun 1895 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Jan 1924 - New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Heart Attack - 30 Aug 1975 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 2 Sep 1975 - Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • REIST, Mr. Lanson

      At the K-W Hospital on Saturday, August 30, 1975, suddenly following a heart attack, Lanson Reist, formerly of 89 Ross Ave., Kitchener, aged 80 years. A member of Bethany Missionary Church; son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Gideon Reist; husband of the late Amy Diefenbacher who predeceased him in 1974; father of Elmer, Waterloo, Kenneth, St. Charles, Ill., Elaine (Mrs. OrIan Srigley), St. Catharines; brother of Elgin, New Dundee, Luman, Kitchener, Leonard, Cambridge and Ella (Mrs. Roy Karcher), Kitchener; 14 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren also survive; he was predeceased by one brother, Gilbert and one sister, Myrtle. Funeral service was held today at Bethany Missionary Church with Rev. C. E. Hunking officiating. Interment was in Memory Gardens.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 2 sep 1975 pg 39

  • Sources 
    1. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Lanson Reist Born: 25 Jun 1895 County: Waterloo Father: Gideon Reist Mother: Nancy Loman

    2. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      Name:Lanson Reist Date of Birth:25 Jun 1895 Gender:Male Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father's name:Gideon Reist Mother's name:Nancy Loman

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Gideon Reist Born: Waterloo Township Age: 24 Father: Isaac Reist Mother: May Reist Born: abt 1870 Spouse: Nancy Towman Age: 21 born: Wilmot Father: Samuel Towman Mother: Elizabeth Towman married 27 Feb 1894

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Gidson Reist Age:24 Birth Date:abt 1870 Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario Marriage Date:27 Feb 1894 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Isaac Reist Mother:May Reist Spouse:Nancy Towman Spouse's Age:21 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1873 Spouse Birth Place:Wilmot Spouse Father:Samuel Towman Spouse Mother:Elizabeth Towman

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name:Lanson Reist Age:28 Birth Date:abt 1896 Birth Place:Waterloo, Ontario Marriage Date:31 Jan 1924 Marriage County or District:Waterloo Father:Gideon Reist Mother:Nancy Toman Spouse:Amy Elizabeth Diefenbacher Spouse's Age:22 Spouse Birth Date:abt 1902 Spouse Birth Place:Wellesley Township Spouse Father:Christian Diefenbacher Spouse Mother:Elizabeth Kaster Registration district:Oxford