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

Wilmer Thomas "Slim" Wilkins

Male 1923 - 1991  (68 years)


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  • Name Wilmer Thomas "Slim" Wilkins 
    Born 1923  Owen Sound, Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-386806 
    Died 25 Oct 1991  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 29 Oct 1991  Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I386806  Generations
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2019 

    Family Jean M. Gingrich,   b. 1931,   d. 2012  (Age 81 years) 
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2019 
    Family ID F261949  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1923 - Owen Sound, Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Oct 1991 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 29 Oct 1991 - Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • WILKINS, Wilmer Thomas

      He has gone to be with the Lord, after fighting a long and courageous battle, of 2126 Eagle St. N., Cambridge, on Friday, Oct. 25, 1991, at Cambridge Memorial Hospital, in his 69th year. Beloved husband of Jean Gingrich and dear father of Paul and his wife Carmelita, John and his wife Sherry of Cambridge, Richard and his fiancee Susan Aram of Waterloo, Barbara and her husband Rod MacEachern, Carolyn and friend Jack Anthony of Cambridge; loving grandfather of Jamie, Tim, Melanie, Leanne, Alaina, Jessica, Lindsay, Mandy and Ryan, all of Cambridge. Also survived by one sister, Evelyne (Mrs. Thomas Kidd) of Stratford. Predeceased by four brothers, Earl, Norman, Albert, Tim; two sisters, Mabel Cook and Nellie Matthews. Mr. Wilkins was born in Owen Sound, a resident of Cambridge, since 1949. Retired from Eastern Steel (Frisk Canada). Friends will be received at the Barthel Funeral Home, 566 Queenston Rd., Cambridge, Monday (today), 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at the Wanner Mennonite Church, Beaverdale Road, Cambridge, (corner of Old Maple Grove Road), Tuesday, Oct. 29, at 2 p.m., Rev. Eric Rempel officiating. Interment in Wanner cemetery.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record 28 Oct 1991 pg A11

  • Sources 
    1. [S2588] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Wanner Cemetery Internet Link.
      Wilmer/ "Slim"/ 1923-1991/ Jean M. GINGRICH/ 1931-2012/ See/ I will not/ Forget you/ I have carved/ You on the palm/ Of my hand/ WILKINS/
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