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

Olive Leiskau

Female 1900 - 1987  (~ 87 years)


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  • Name Olive Leiskau 
    Born CA 1900  [1
    Gender Female 
    Name Olive Diebel 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-77746P 
    Died 2 Jul 1987  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 27 Jul 1987  Fairmount Cemetery, Baden, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I402050  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2020 

    Father Frederick W. Leiskau,   b. 14 Feb 1870, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1953, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Amelia Mueller,   b. 20 Apr 1875, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1896  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F20277  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edward A. Diebel,   b. CA 1898,   d. Oct 1975  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Children 
     1. Jean Olive Amelia Diebel,   b. 24 Jan 1924, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 2009  (Age 85 years)
     2. Evelyn Diebel
    Last Modified 27 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F265849  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • DIEBEL, Mrs. Olive - At the home of her daughter, Evelyn Powell in Kitchener, on Friday, July 24, 1987, aged 86 years, of 157 Snyder's Rd. E., Baden. Mrs. Diebel was a member of St. James Lutheran Church in Baden. Beloved mother of Jean and her husband Calvin Prachar and Evelyn and her husband Charles Powell, all of Kitchener; dear sister of Clarence J. Leiskau and his wife Fern and Ruth and her husband Harley Herner, all of Baden. She is lovingly remembered by her seven grandchildren. Rev. Thomas Prachar of Yorkton, Sask., Robert Prachar of Kanata, Linda and her husband Bruce Rodgers of North Bay, Lois and her husband Ronald Green of Kitchener, Brenda and her husband Michael D. Wiles and Joan and her husband Peter Trautrim, all of Waterloo ad Mark Powell and his wife Carol of Dorr, Mich.; her 10 great-grandchildren, Sarah, Edward and Anthony Rodgers, Cindy and Chad Green, Nathan and Crystal Wiles and Donald, Michael and Jennifer Powell. She was predeceased by her husband, Edward A. Diebel, in October of 1975; one brother, Harry Leiskau, in June of 1984, a sister, Leona, in infancy and her parents, Federick Leiskau and the former Amelia Mueller. Mrs. Diebel's family will receive friends at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo, after 7 p.m. this evening and again after 2 p.m. on Sunday. At noon on Monday, transfer will be made to St. James Lutheran Church in Baden for the funeral service at 2: 30 p.m. (Monday) with Intern James Koellner officiating. Interment to follow in Fairmount cemetery in Baden.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Olive Leiskau - Diebel.

    2. [S721] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate (1897), Leiskan-Mueller.
      Fredk W Leiskan, factory employee Baden, Birth Place: Germany Age: 26 Estimated birth year: abt 1870 Father Name: John Leiskan Mother Name: Augusta Lembke Spouse Name: Emilie Meuller, residence Berlin, Spouse's Age: 22 Spouse Birth Place: Cincinnati O Spouse Father Name: John Mueller Spouse Mother Name: Henrietta Mueller Marriage Date: 24 Dec 1896 Marriage Location: Waterloo, Berlin

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Jul 1987 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Jul 1987 - Fairmount Cemetery, Baden, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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