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

Wilfred Graystone

Male 1898 - 1976  (78 years)


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  • Name Wilfred Graystone 
    Born 1898  Sunderland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Military WW1 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-381282 
    Died 19 Sep 1976  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 22 Sep 1976  Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I381282  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Family Lillian Roseta Cripps,   b. 1898, Faversham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1995  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 11 Jul 1921  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F259487  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Jul 1921 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Sep 1976 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 22 Sep 1976 - Parklawn Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • GRAYSTONE, Wilfred

      Of 426 Margaret St., Cambridge (Preston), at South Waterloo Memorial Hospital, Sunday, September 19, 1976, Wilfred Graystone, beloved husband of Lillian Cripps, dear father of Wilfred and Allan of London, Ont., in his 79th year. Also survived by one brother, Charles of Barrie and a sister, Mrs. Lillian Knight of Toronto and seven grandchildren. Mr. Graystone was born in England; had been a resident of Cambridge (Preston) for 50 years. He retired from Kinnear industries Corp. Ltd., was also with Eastern Steel Products Ltd., for a number of years. A member of Knox Presbyterian Church. A veteran of the First World War and a member of Canadian Legion, Preston branch 126. Past president of the Ontario Minor Hockey Association; a former alderman of Cambridge (Preston) and a former member of the Preston public school board. A life member of Preston Lodge AF and AM 297, and secretary for 23 years. Life member of the Royal City Lodge of Perfection, Guelph; a member of Guelph chapter of Rose Croix and Guelph Scottish Rite, 32nd degree and the Shrine-Mocha Temple, London and the Cambridge Shrine Club; a past grand steward of the Grand Lodge of Canada, province of Ontario. Resting at the Barthel-Stager Funeral Home, 566 Queenston Rd., Cambridge (Preston), where funeral service will be conducted Wednesday, at 2 p.m. Interment in Parklawn cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 20 Sep 1976 pg 35

  • Sources 
    1. [S356] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Parklawn CC#4504 Internet Link .
      Graystone/ Wilfred 1898 - 1976/ Beloved Husband Of/ Lillian 1898 - 1995/ Till We Meet Again./ [Legion Plaque]

    2. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 004325 (1921).
      Name:Wilfred Graystone Age:23 Birth Year:abt 1898 Birth Place:Sunderland Eng Marriage Date:11 Jul 1921 Marriage Place:York, Ontario, Canada Father:Thomas Oliver Graystone Mother:Ellen Martin Dicken Graystone Spouse:Lillian Rosetta Cripps