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

Clifford Shirk Cressman

Male 1917 - 2005  (88 years)


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  • Name Clifford Shirk Cressman 
    Born 1917  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1921  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Residence 1949  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-46227P 
    Died 27 Sep 2005  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I46227  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Isaiah Horst Cressman,   b. 2 Apr 1876, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1942, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Magdalena Shirk,   b. 3 Apr 1878, Bridgeport (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1949, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 14 Mar 1900  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F6194  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Gladys Lightheart,   b. 1920,   d. 3 Jan 2000, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Children 
     1. Charles Clifford Cressman,   b. 7 Apr 1950,   d. 19 Sep 1998  (Age 48 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F35054  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • CLIFFORD S. CRESSMAN 1917 - 2005 Passed away, peacefully, at Fairview Mennonite Home in Cambridge, on Tuesday, September 27, 2005, in his 88th year. Predeceased by his beloved wife, Gladys Louise Cressman in 2000. Dear father of Anne Olivares of Scottsdale, AZ, Catherine Cressman of Glendale, AZ, and Bill Cressman and his wife Ellamae of Kitchener. Caring grandfather of Kathy and Terry Roche, Skip and Joshua Olivares, Nicole, Leah, and Nathan Cressman. Also survived by his son-in-law, David Roche; daughter-in-law, Gloria Cressman, and sisters, Mabel Shantz and Edith Woolner. Predeceased by his parents, Issaih and Magdelina (Shirk) Cressman; daughter, Florence Louise Roche; son, Charles Clifford Cressman, and 12 brothers and sisters. Clifford's family will receive friends at Fairview Mennonite Home, 515 Langs Dr., Cambridge on Thursday, September 29 from 2-4 p.m. Visitation will continue at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo, on Thursday from 6: 30 to 9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at First Mennonite Church, 800 King St. E., Kitchener, on Friday, September 30, 2005, at 2 p.m. with Rev. Gary Knarr officiating. Visitation one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow the service in the church cemetery. Memorial contributions to the Mennonite Central Committee would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy and may be arranged by contacting the funeral home. Condolences/Donations/Flowers www.edwardrgood.com (519) 745-8445

      THE RECORD - Sep. 28, 2005

  • Sources 
    1. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Clifford S. Cressman - Sep. 28, 2005.

    2. [S2088] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo North - 1921, Sub District 5 Page 9.

    3. [S47] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - First Mennonite CC#4507 Internet link First Mennonite Cemetery online.
      Cressman/ Clifford/ Shirk/ 1917-2005/ Gladys/ Lightheart/ 1920-2000

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, April 19, 1949 - Obituary of Magdalena Shirk.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1917 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1921 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1949 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 27 Sep 2005 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - First Mennonite Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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