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

Gertrude Culhane[1, 2, 3]

Female 1882 - 1972  (89 years)


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  • Name Gertrude Culhane 
    Born 7 Sep 1882  Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Name Gertrude Schenk 
    Occupation 1901  Waterloo, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Sticker 
    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 
    Residence 1972  390 Stirling St. S., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-371728 
    Died 15 Aug 1972  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried 19 Aug 1972  St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I371728  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father James Culhane,   b. CA 1852,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F256774  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family George Schenk,   b. Jun 1881, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1950, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 1905  [1
    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 
    • Schenk, Mrs. George - At the Kitchener- Waterloo Hospital, on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 1972, after a brief illness, Gertrude Culhane of 390 Stirling Ave. S. Age 90, born in Hamilton, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Culhane; a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church and the Golden Cross Group; wife of George Schenk who predeceased her in 1950; mother of Roy, Verna (Mrs. Karl Moritz), Audrey (Mrs. Carl Lang), Ortha (Mrs. Irvin Stahle) and Lucile (Mrs. Walter Rieck), all of Kitchener, and the late Weybourne; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren also survive. Friends may call at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King St. West, Kitchener, after 4 pm, Thursday, until noon on Saturday, when removal will be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church for the service at 3 pm, with Rev. John Korcok officiating. Interment St. Peter's Lutheran Church Cemetery.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary
      Schenk, Mrs. George - At the Kitchener-Waterloo Hospital, on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 1972, after a brief illness, Gertrude Culhane of 390 Stirling Ave. S. Age 90, born in Hamilton, a daughter of the late Mr and Mrs. James Culhane; a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church and the Golden Cross Group; wife of George Schenk who predeceased her in 1950; mother of Roy, Verna (Mrs. Karl Moritz), Audrey (Mrs. Carl Lang), Ortha (Mrs. Irvin Stahle) and Lucile (Mrs. Walter Rieck), all of Kitchener, and the late Weybourne; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren also survive. Friends may call at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King St. West, Kitchener, after 4 p.m. Thursday, until noon on Saturday, when removal will be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church for the service at 3 p.m., with Rev. John Korcok officiating. Internment St. Peter's Lutheran Church cemetery. Donations to the extension fund of the church would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record, August 16, 1972

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of George Schenk.

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

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

    4. [S135] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo City - 1901, Waterloo (Town/Ville) D-8 page 3.

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

    6. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Gertrude Culhane - Schenk - 1972.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Sep 1882 - Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Sticker - 1901 - Waterloo, 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 - 15 Aug 1972 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 19 Aug 1972 - St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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