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

Ida May Groff[1, 2, 3]

Female 1901 - 1989  (87 years)


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  • Name Ida May Groff 
    Born 4 May 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Name Ida May Kaiser 
    Residence 1911  Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-370571 
    Died 22 Mar 1989  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Buried 25 Mar 1989  Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7, 8
    Person ID I370571  Generations
    Last Modified 12 May 2024 

    Father Andrew B. Groff,   b. 9 Sep 1854, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1911, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Lydia B. Wilhelm,   b. 12 Jun 1875, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Apr 1929, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 20 Jul 1898  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F6192  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Albert William Kaiser,   b. 23 Mar 1895, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1963  (Age 67 years) 
    Children 
     1. Barbara Kaiser
    Last Modified 13 May 2024 
    Family ID F257064  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Kaiser, Mrs. Ida M. - On Wednesday, March 22, 1989, at Winston Hall Nursing Home, the former Ida May Groff, age 87 years. Survived by her daughter, Barbara and her husband James Heldmann; grandsons, Stephen and Mark, all of Waterloo; three sisters, Louise (Mrs. David Jantzi) of Kitchener, Elsie (Mrs. Omar Snider) of New Hamburg and Eva Groff of Binghamton, N.Y.; sister of Moses Groff of Kitchener and step-mother of Howard Kaiser of Salem, Ill. She was born in Wilmot Township, a daughter of the late Andrew Groff and the former Lydia Wilhelm. Widow of Albert William Kaiser. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Waterloo. The family will receive friends at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King St. W., Kitchener, 7-9 pm this evening (Thursday), and 2-4 and 7-9 pm Friday and until service time on Saturday, where the funeral and committal service will be held in the funeral home chapel at 11 am, with Rev. Clayton Wilhelm officiating. Interment will be in Waterloo Mount Hope Cemetery.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Eli Groff.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Irvine Groff.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Mabel Groff.

    4. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Home / 1911 / Ontario / Waterloo South / 10.

    5. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 10 Page 6.

    6. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Ida May Groff - Kaiser - 1989.

    7. [S3231] Find A Grave, Cemetery, M., America, N., Municipality, W., & Cemetery, M. (1901). Ida May Groff Kaiser (1901-1989) - Find A Grave... Retrieved 8 September 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/42129941/ida-may-kaiser.

    8. [S192] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - Mount Hope CC#4500 Internet Link.
      Kaiser/ Albert W./ 1895-1963/ Ida M. Groff/ 1901-1988/ In loving memory/ (A) Mabel Groff/ 1900-1978/ forever with the Lord/

    9. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 014606-98.
      Andrew B. GROFF, 42, yeoman, Woolwich, Wilmot, widower, s/o John & Susannah married Lydia B. WILHELM, 24, Wilmot, Wilmot, d/o John & Levine, witn Elizabeth & Susie BOWMAN both of Berlin, 20 July 1898 in Berlin.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 May 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1911 - Philipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Mar 1989 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 25 Mar 1989 - Mount Hope Cemetery, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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