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

Ada Pearl Peat "Pearl" Willis[1]

Female 1905 - 1992  (87 years)


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  • Name Ada Pearl Peat "Pearl" Willis 
    Born 1905  St. Annes Jamaica, British West Indies Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Name Ada Pearl Peat "Pearl" Hartwick 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-340851 
    Died 25 Apr 1992  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 29 Apr 1992  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I340851  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 

    Father John Willis 
    Mother Lilla D. Peat,   b. 1877,   d. 1969  (Age 92 years) 
    Family ID F248615  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frederick Herman Hartwick,   b. 30 Sep 1900, Bancroft, Hastings Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Apr 1977, Meaford, St. Vincent Twp., Grey Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 1 Sep 1928  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Harold Hartwick
     2. Eric Hartwick
     3. Russell Hartwick
     4. Roy Hartwick
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F248616  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Frederick Hartwick

      A resident of the Ayr-Wrigley's Road for the past 40 years, Mrs. Frederick Hartwick, passed away at K-W Hospital on Saturday. April 25th. She was 87. Born in Jamaica, the former Pearl Ada Willis, she was a daughter of the late John Willis and Lilla Peat. She came to Canada with her family when she was 14. She was a graduate of Toronto Bible College. Mrs. Hartwick and her husband resided in Kitchener prior to moving to RR 1, Ayr. She was a former member of Bethel Baptist Church, Kitchener, and was latterly attending Benton Street Baptist Church. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by two brothers and four sisters. Beloved wife of the late Frederick Hartwick. Dear mother of Harold and his wife Mary of Kitchener, Eric and his wife Clarice of Florida, Russell and his wife Jean of RR 1, Ayr, Roy and his wife Lois of Centralia, Ill. Lovingly remembered by her 14 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. Sister of Mrs. Rose McCrae of Floria. Rested at Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, Kitchener, where funeral and committal services will be held today (Wed.) at 2: 30 p.m. Rev. James Reese and Rev. Kevin Oates will officiate. Interment Ayr Cemetery.

      The Ayr News 29 Apr 1992 pg 17

  • Sources 
    1. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Frederick H. Hartwick - Apr 13 1977 pg 18.

    2. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Hartwick/ Frederick H./ 1900 - 1977/ A. Pearl/ 1905 - 1992/ until the Day Break

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: Frederick Herman Hartwick Age: 27 Birth Date: abt 1901 Birth Place: Bancroft Ontario Marriage Date: 1 Sep 1928 Marriage County or District: York Father: William Hartwick Mother: Agusta Pinger Spouse: Ada Peamarr Spouse's Age: 23 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1905 Spouse Birth Place: St Annes Jamaica, British West Indies Spouse Father: John Peat Spouse Mother: Lille Willis

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Sep 1928 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Apr 1992 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 29 Apr 1992 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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