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

Eric Schmidt[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1920 - 2002  (82 years)


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  • Name Eric Schmidt 
    Born 1920  North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gender Male 
    Military WW2 - Canadian Army 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-370345 
    Died 10 Feb 2002  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Buried 14 Feb 2002  Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I370345  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father John Schmidt,   b. 20 Aug 1872, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Oct 1954, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Mary Jane Wilhelm,   b. 9 Jul 1878, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Dec 1935, North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Family ID F265046  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Emma Cass,   b. CA 1920,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 11 Oct 1941  [5
    Children 
     1. Jean Schmidt
     2. Shirley Schmidt
     3. Sharon Schmidt
     4. Douglas John Schmidt,   d. 1968
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F256596  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Schmidt, Eric John - Passed away, suddenly, on Sunday, Feb. 10, 2002 at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, Eric Schmidt of New Hamburg and formerly of RR 2, Gadshill. He was born 82 years ago in North Easthope Township, a son of the late John and Mary Jane (Wilhelm) Schmidt. Eric was a member of Zion United Church, New Hamburg and a life member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 532, New Hamburg where he had been Past President and member of both the Sports and Poppy Committee. He had served in the Canadian Army during the Second World War and was a member of the Restless Seniors, New Hamburg and enjoyed playing cards and darts. Beloved husband of the former Catherine Emma (Cass) Nahrgang whom he married October 11, 1941. Loving father of Jean and her husband Jack Davidson of Goderich, Shirley at home and Sharon and her husband Tom Clements of New Hamburg. Lovingly remembered by seven grandchildren, Jim and Dianne Davidson, Jane and Jeff Jack, Terry and Shelley and Schmidt, Tammy and Kim Beauchamp, Dale and Chris Clements, Joan Clements and Shane Adair, and Debbie Clements and Gord Booker and eight great-grandchildren. Dear brother of Minnie Schmidt of Stratford. Also remembered by many nieces and nephews. Eric was predeceased by a son, Douglas John Schmidt (1968) and by brothers and sisters, Wilfred, Aaron, Luella Dahm, Edna Miller, Lillian Diamond, Myrtle Schmidt and Helen Lindner. Friends and relatives may call at Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 291 Huron St., New Hamburg on Tuesday from 7-9 pm and again on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2002 at 11 am, with Pastor Bob Thaler officiating. Burial to follow in Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Edna Irene Schmidt - McGregor - Miller - 1988.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of John Schmidt.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Lillian Schmidt - Diamond.

    4. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Mary Jane Wilhelm - Schmidt.

    5. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Eric John Schmidt - 2002.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1920 - North Easthope Twp., Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Feb 2002 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 14 Feb 2002 - Riverside Cemetery, New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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