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Orville Harry Brodhaecker

Male 1937 - 1993  (56 years)


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  • Name Orville Harry Brodhaecker 
    Born 8 Jul 1937  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-380237 
    Died 23 Sep 1993  Palmerston, Peel Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 27 Sep 1993  Drayton Victoria Cemetery, Drayton, Peel Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I380237  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father Harry Manfred Brodhaecker,   b. 11 May 1905, West Luther Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1983, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Ethel Fried,   b. 12 Jan 1909, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1974, RR2, Galt, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Family ID F259026  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jean Elizabeth Kemkes,   b. 1942,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F259028  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Jul 1937 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Sep 1993 - Palmerston, Peel Township, Wellington Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • BRODHAECKER, Orville Harry

      Of Drayton, passed away, peacefully, surrounded by his family, after a short but courageous battle with cancer, at Palmerston and District Hospital, on Thursday, Sept. 23, 1993, at the age of 56 years. Beloved husband and best friend of Jean Kemkes; dearest father of Margaret and her husband Steve Vogel of RR 2, Moorefield, Daryl and his fiancee Janet Zandbelt and Darlene, all of Drayton; special grandpa of Nathan, Lorie and Kristy Vogel; beloved brother of Shirley and her husband Richard Schiedel of Cambridge, Dorothy Martin of Baden, Don Brodhaecker and his wife Lynn of Cambridge and Jean and her husband Terry Rickert of Mannheim; brother-in-law of Jessie and Ken Jessop of Orton, David and Lucille Kemkes of Branchton and Dan and Eleanor Shantz of Petersburg; son-in-law of Bessie Kemkes of Cambridge. He will be fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents, Ethel (Fried) and Harry Brodhaecker; his step-mother, Cleo (Wanner) Brodhaecker and his brother-in-law, Harold Martin. Orville took a very active part in many church and community activities. He was past president of the Drayton Agriculture Society and the Wellington County Plowmen's Association. He was the director for Wellington County on the Ontario Plowmen's Association, Past Elder and Steward of Drayton United Church, former 4-H Club Leader, Past Director on the Wellington County Milk Committee and a former member of the Drayton Curling Club. The family will receive friends at the Heritage Funeral Home, Drayton on Saturday evening, Sept. 25, from 7-9 p.m. and on Sunday, Sept. 26, 1993, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Rev. Fred Hagle and Rev. Paul Ellingham will conduct the funeral service in the Drayton United Church on Monday, Sept. 27, 1993, at 2 p.m. Interment in Drayton Cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 24 Sep 1993 pg A13