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

Catherine "Katie" Gerber[1]

Female 1916 - 2001  (85 years)


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  • Name Catherine "Katie" Gerber 
    Born 4 Jan 1916  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    FindAGrave https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/54019977 
    Name Catherine "Katie" Steckly 
    Name Katie Gerber 
    Residence 1921  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1976  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1983  67 Henry St., Welleseley, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1993  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-406169 
    Died 9 Jun 2001  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Cemetery [Formerly 3rd Line], Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I406169  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 

    Father Daniel R. Gerber,   b. 30 Apr 1877, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1961, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Catherine Erb,   b. 11 Oct 1879, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1947  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1901  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F13346  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ezra J. Steckly,   b. 2 Dec 1913, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1983, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Children 
     1. Anna Mae Steckly
     2. Kenneth Edward Steckly
     3. Kathryn Elaine Steckly
     4. Linda Marie Steckly
    Last Modified 11 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F267440  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Steckly, Catherine (Katie) - Peacefully on Saturday, June 9, 2001 at St. Mary's General Hospital, Kitchener. Catherine was born 85 years ago in Wellesley township.

      Daughter of the late Daniel Gerber and the late Catherine Erb. Wife of Kenneth Steckly of Lyn, Ont., Anna Mae, Mrs Floyd Steinman of Wellesley, Kathryn, Mrs Ralph Schmidt of R.R.1, Millbank, Ont., Linda, Mrs Vernon Jantzi of Warren, Ont., and a daughter-in-law, Reta Steckly of Crogan, New York; sisters-in-law, Velma Gerber of New Hamburg, Ont., Emma Steckly of Brunner, Ont.,and Mary, Mrs John Zehr of R.R.1, Wellesley, Ont., and also by many nieces and nephews and by 18 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.

      Predeceased by one grandchild Peter Steckly; brothers, Samuel, Daniel, John, Christian, David and Amos in infancy; sisters, Mary, Mrs John Jantzi, Annie, Mrs. David Jantzi, Annie, Mrs David Jantzi, Lena, Mrs Dan Brenneman, and Emma, Mrs Ezra Brenneman.

      Visitation was at the Futher Bros. Funeral Home. On Wednesday a family service was held at the funeral home. Followed by the funeral service at 2 p.m. at Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church. Burial was in the church cemetery. Bishop Arthur Gerber officiated.
      In lieu of flowers, donations were made to the AMA Belize Missions and St. Mary's General Hospital.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Daniel R. Gerber.

    2. [S2107] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1921, Sub District 11 Page 4.

    3. [S533] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Internet Link.
      Steckly/ Catharine Gerber/ January 4, 1916/ June 9, 2001/ beloved wife of Ezra J. Steckly

    4. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of John E. Gerber - 10 Sep 1976.

    5. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Mrs. David (Annie) Jantzi - 17 May 1993.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Jan 1916 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1921 - Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1976 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1993 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Jun 2001 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Cemetery [Formerly 3rd Line], Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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