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

George Schenk[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1881 - 1950  (~ 68 years)


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  • Name George Schenk 
    Born Jun 1881  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Retail Merchant, Grocer 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Residence 1950  135 Benton St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-371725 
    Died 12 Jan 1950  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Buried 15 Jan 1950  St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I371725  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Caspar Schenk,   b. 26 Apr 1850, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jul 1927, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Mary Doerr,   b. 3 Sep 1854, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1933, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 7 Apr 1878  New Dundee, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F20013  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gertrude Culhane,   b. 7 Sep 1882, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1972, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 1905  [6
    Children 
     1. Roy Schenk,   b. 1914,   d. 20 Aug 1984, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     2. Verna Schenk,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Audrey Schenk,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Jim Schenk
     5. Weybourne Schenk,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. George Schenk
     7. Verna B. Schenk,   b. Aug 1908, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1993, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)
     8. Ortha Schenk,   b. CA 1916,   d. 1981  (Age ~ 65 years)
     9. Earl Weybourne Schenk,   b. 5 Nov 1909, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1920, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
     10. Earl Welbourne Schenk,   b. Nov 1909, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1920, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 10 years)
     11. Lucile Ardell Schenk,   b. 18 Jul 1925,   d. 4 Sep 2002, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F256761  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • George Schenk, 68 year-old Kitchener merchant, of 135 Benton St., died last night in K-W Hospital after an illness of several months. He was born at Wilmot Centre, near Baden, the son of the late Casper Schenk and Mary Doerr. In 1905 he married Gertrude Culhame. From then until his recent illness, they operated a grocery business in the south ward. He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, Roy; four daughters, Mrs. Karl (Verna) Moritz; Mrs. Audrey Drummond; Mrs. Irvin (Ortha) Stahle; Mrs. Walter (Lucille) Rieck; and six grandchildren, all of Kitchener; one brother, John, Maryhill; four sisters, Mrs. Fred Witte, Mrs. Walter Mussleman, Elizabeth Schenk and Mrs. Ivan Heuckroth, all of Kitchener. Funeral will be held Sunday, 2: 30 pm, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, with Rev. Arthur Eissfeldt officiating. Burial will be in St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery. The body is resting at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King St. West.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Gertrude Culhane - Schenk - 1972.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Lucile Schenk - Rieck.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Weyburne Schenk.

    4. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Roy W. Schenk.

    5. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div. 22 Pg. 6.

    6. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of George Schenk.

    7. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Caspar Schenk Born: Wilmot Age: 28 Father: Conrad Schenk Mother: Catharine Schenk Born: abt 1850 Spouse: Mary Doerr Age: 23 born: Wilmot Father: Charles Doerr Mother: Anna Eva Doerr married 7 Apr 1878 married: Waterloo, New Dundee

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Jun 1881 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Retail Merchant, Grocer - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1950 - 135 Benton St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jan 1950 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Jan 1950 - St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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