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

Onias B. Martin

Male 1921 - 2010  (89 years)


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  • Name Onias B. Martin 
    Born 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-39629 
    Died 9 Sep 2010  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I39629  Generations
    Last Modified 4 Nov 2019 

    Father Amos B. Martin,   b. 13 Nov 1887, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1968, St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Elvina S. Bauman,   b. 5 Apr 1888, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1965, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1910  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F167791  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Minerva B. Hoffman,   b. 1916, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1998  (Age 82 years) 
    Last Modified 5 Nov 2019 
    Family ID F42632  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • MARTIN, Onias B. Passed away peacefully at Heritage House Nursing Home, St. Jacobs, on Thursday, September 9th, in his 90th year. Onias was a life-long farmer and resident of Woolwich Township. He was predeceased in November 1998 by his wife of 46 years, Minerva (Hoffman, Bauman, Scheifele). Onias is survived by four step-children; Gordon (Gunhild) Scheifele of Tavistock, Willard (Connie) Scheifele of West Liberty Ohio, Nelson (Joy) Scheifele of Waterloo and Pearl (Bruce) Jutzi of Ottawa. Also survived by eleven grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. Predeceased by his parents Amos B. and Elvina (Bauman) Martin, two sisters Adeline (Mrs. Alvin) Bauman, Malinda (Mrs. Oziah) Martin and one brother Cleason (Salome). He is survived by three sisters Aleda (Mrs. Howard) Reist, Ermina (the late Harvey) Martin, and Perceda (the late Cecil) Musselman, all of the Elmira area. The family will receive friends and relatives at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira on Saturday (today) from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Sunday, September 12th, at 3 p.m. at St. Jacobs Mennonite Church with Pastor Mark Diller Harder and Pastor Kevin Derksen officiating followed by interment in the St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Onias may be made to the Mennonite Central Committee. A special thank you is extended to the staff of Heritage House for their generous care of Onias. www.dreisingerfuneralhome.com


      The Waterloo Region Record 11 Sep 2010

  • Sources 
    1. [S602] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Waterloo Region Record (March 2008- ), Obituary of Oniasw B. Martin - 11 Sep 2010.

    2. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Sub Dist. 15 Page 13.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Sep 2010 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Jacobs Mennonite Cemetery, St. Jacobs, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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