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

Wilfred William Kneisel[1]

Male 1924 - 2016  (92 years)


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  • Name Wilfred William Kneisel 
    Born 1 Jan 1924  North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-351488 
    Died 11 Feb 2016  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 15 Feb 2016  St. James Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, North Easthope Township, Perth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I351488  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Frederick Kneisel,   b. 17 Sep 1887, North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1973, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Mother Louisa Maria Foerster,   b. 11 Sep 1885, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1967, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 28 Feb 1911  St. Clements, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F265190  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Reta Bernice Schmidt,   b. 22 Oct 1922, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 2019, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Married 4 May 1946  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Roy Walter Kneisel,   b. 1949, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1977, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     2. Dianne Beatrice Kneisel,   b. 13 May 1950,   d. 10 Jun 1973  (Age 23 years)
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F62583  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Wilfred KNEISEL

      KNEISEL, Wilfred Passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 11, 2016 at The Village at University Gates, Waterloo. Wilfred had farmed at R.R. # 1 Wellesley for 65 years and followed all areas of farming well after his retirement. Wilfred and Reta resided at Nith Terrace in New Hamburg for a number of years. He was born 92 years ago in North Easthope Township and was the son of the late Frederick and Louisa (Foerster) Kneisel. Beloved husband of Reta (Schmidt) Kneisel whom he married May 4, 1946. Loving father of Darlene Kelterborn and Thom Hagerty of Guelph, Wayne Kneisel and Karen Heipel of New Hamburg, Delores and Luke Schwartzentruber, Brian and Barbara Kneisel, all of R.R.# 1 Wellesley. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Barry (Kim), Kristen (Paul), Jennifer (Matthew), Nathan (Sarah), Joshua, Katelyn, Adam (Stephanie), Graham (Kara), Leah, Stephanie (Peter), Ryan (Melody) and great-grandchildren Christopher, Claire, Kaleigh, Emily, Emily, Sinead, Nathan, Ashley, Nelson and Wesley. Dearly loved by Susan, Raymond and Timothy Seyler. Dear brother of Alice Knipfel of Sudbury. Wilfred was predeceased by son Roy in 1977, daughter Dianne Hoffman in 1973, sisters Dorothy and Armand Lantz, Gertrude and Norman Jacky, brothers Harvey and Marie Kneisel, Walter and Margaret Kneisel, one in infancy and brother-in-law Elmer Knipfel. Wilfred was an active member of St. James Lutheran Church, North Easthope Township. Family and friends will be received at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 291 Huron Street, New Hamburg on Sunday, February 14, 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Monday, February 15, 2016 at 11: 00 a.m. at St. James Lutheran Church, North Easthope Township with Pastor Barry Boeckner officiating. Interment in the church cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations may be made to St. James Lutheran Cemetery Perpetual Care or the charity of one's choice. Thank you to all the staff at University Gates for the care and comfort provided. Online condolences and donation information available at www.markjutzifuneralhomes.ca

      Waterloo Region Record 12 Feb 2016

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Louisa Maria Foerster - Kneisel.

    2. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/158162485.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Jan 1924 - North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 May 1946 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Feb 2016 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Feb 2016 - St. James Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, North Easthope Township, Perth Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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