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

John Kenneth Rappolt

Male 1914 - 2003  (~ 89 years)


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  • Name John Kenneth Rappolt 
    Born CA 1914 
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-413209 
    Died Feb 2003  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I413209  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father John Rappolt,   b. Apr 1867, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Mother Grace Wight,   b. 23 Oct 1874, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jul 1937, Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years) 
    Married 26 Jan 1910  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F272865  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jean Muma 
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F56224  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Elizabeth Turnbull "Beth" Culham,   b. 1922,   d. 1962  (Age 40 years) 
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F273175  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • RAPPOLT, John Kenneth

      Peacefully, in his 89th year. Beloved husband of Jean Smith (Muma). Predeceased by his first wife, Beth (Elizabeth Culham). He is survived by his children, Gail of Hamilton, Paul and his wife Giselle and their son Matthew of Fergus, Bob and his son Rob of North Bay, Susan and her husband Nick Stitt and their children, Adriana and Colin of Toronto, Marguerite and her husband Kevin Costante and their daughters, Emma and Alicia of Toronto and Peter of Cambridge. He is also survived by his step-children, Ron and Patti Smith of Cambridge, Judy and Peter Crawford of Sheffield and Beverly and Bill Brown of Glen Morris; seven step-grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his infant son, William; a sister, Marguerite and her husband Ross Watson of Hamilton and a sister, Grace and her husband Dr. Harold Orr of Ridgetown. John farmed near Cambridge and lived on his farm home for 83 years. He will be remembered for his dedication to his family and community. As a young man John served on Beverly Township Council and later on North Dumfries Township Council. He was a faithful member and elder of Sheffield United Church. John was committed to the life of the community always the first to be there when someone needed help, He loved the land and was never happier than when he was gardening. He was a welcome visiter in many homes in the Cambridge area were he delivered Meals on Wheels for many years. He will be greatly missed by the community and his wife Jean and all his family. Visitation will be at Little's Funeral Home, 223 Main St. E., Cambridge, on Tuesday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A private family service will be held at the funeral home, followed by interment in Mount View Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at Sheffield United Church on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2003 at 2: 30 p.m.

      Cambridge Reporter 2003

  • Sources 
    1. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 021487 (1910).
      Name:Grace Wight Age:35 Birth Year:abt 1875 Marriage Date:26 Jan 1910 Marriage Place:Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Father:Wm Wight Mother:Mary Ann Davidson Wight Spouse:John Rappon

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