Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.
David Dalton Bergey

David Dalton Bergey

Male 1916 - 1980  (64 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name David Dalton Bergey 
    Born 6 Feb 1916  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Misfortune 1954 
    partially disabled in farm accident 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-39994 
    Died 6 Apr 1980  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I39994  Generations
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Father Gilbert Bergey,   b. 13 Sep 1877, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1950, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Angeline Martin,   b. Nov 1878, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb 1942  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Family ID F6292  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lorna Lucille Shantz,   b. 29 May 1921,   d. 22 Mar 2009, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 20 May 1940 
    Children 
     1. Edward Ernest Bergey
     2. Robert Gene Bergey
    Last Modified 21 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F41302  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Feb 1916 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Apr 1980 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Blenheim Mennonite Cemetery, Blenheim Township, Oxford Co., Ontario Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    David Dalton Bergey
    David Dalton Bergey
    Image from Gameo.org

  • Notes 
    • BERGEY, David D. -- Of Haysville, passed away on Sunday, April 6, 1980, at Wellesley Hospital, Toronto. Born near New Dundee in 1916, he was the son of Gilbert Bergy and Angeline Martin, who predeceased him. He is survived by his wife, Lorna (Shantz) and sons Edward and Robert of Bramalea, Ont., and five grandchildren. Thoughout his lifetime, Mr. Bergey served in various church and community organizations, including the Mennonite Conference of Ontario; Conrad Grebel College Board of Governors; the Wilmot Township Public School Area; Ontario School Trustees and Ratepayers Association; the Pennsylvania-German Folklore Society of Ontario and the Waterloo County Farm Safety Committee. The family will receive friends and relatives may call at the Omand- Jutzi Funeral Home, Huron St., New Hamburg, between 2-5 and 7-9 p.m., on Tuesday. A private burial service will be held on Wednesday afternoon, followed by a memorial service at 7: 30 p.m., at the Nith Valley Mennonite Church on Waterloo County Road 3, south of New Hamburg. Rev. Amzie Brubaher will officiate at both services.

      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 7 Apr 1980

      ____________________

      Bergey, David D., son of Gilbert and Angeline (Martin) Bergey, was born near New Dundee, Ont., Feb. 6, 1916, died at Wellesley Hospital, Toronto, Ont., Feb. 6, 1980; aged 64 y. On May 29, 1940, he was married to Lorna Shantz, who survives. Also surviving are 2 sons (Edward and Robert) and 5 grandchildren. He was a member of the Nith Valley Mennonite Church, where memorial services were held on Apr. 9, in charge of Amzie Brubacher, Vernon Leis, and Osiah Horst; interment in Blenheim Mennonite Church Cemetery.


      Gospel Herald Volume 73, Number 20 - May 13, 1980, page 398

  • Sources 
    1. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of David D. Bergey - 7 Apr 1980.

    2. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of David D. Bergery - May 13, 1980.