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

Harold Cressman

Male 1919 - 2004  (85 years)


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  • Name Harold Cressman 
    Born 24 Aug 1919  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1921  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Mwnnonite 
    Residence 1949  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-46228 
    Died 20 Dec 2004  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Shantz Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I46228  Generations
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 

    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  [3
    Family ID F6194  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nelda L. Wagler,   b. 23 Feb 1914, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 2003, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 4 May 1947 
    Children 
     1. David Cressman
     2. Dorothy Cressman
     3. James Cressman
     4. Esther Cressman
     5. Floyd Cressman
     6. Ronald "Ron" Cressman
    Last Modified 26 Jun 2024 
    Family ID F61802  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • CRESSMAN, Harold - Peacefully, on Mon., Dec. 20, 2004, at KW Health Centre of Grand River Hospital, in Kitchener, Harold of RR1 St. Agatha. Harold was born in Kitchener 85 yrs ago.

      S/o the late Isaiah Cressman and Magdalena Shirk. He was a longtime member of Shantz Mennonite Church.

      Predeceased by his loving wife Nelda (Wagler) Cressman on Jan. 14, 2003.Dear father of David and his wife Eva Cressman of RR1 Wellesley, Dorothy Cressman of RR1 St. Agatha, James and his wife Marilyn Cressman of RR1St. Agatha, Esther and her husband Dave Bergen of Steinbach, Manitoba, Floyd and his wife Norma Cressman of RR1 Walkerton, Ron and his wife Sheila Cressman of Wellesley.

      Dear brother of Mabel Shantz of Cambridge, Edith Woolner of Cambridge and Clifford Cressman of Cambridge. Lovingly remembered by 14 grandchildren and one gr-grandchild. Also remembered by sister-in-law Anna Cressman of Alma and brother-in-law Alfred High of Cambridge. Lovingly remembered by the Wagler family.

      Predeceased by four brothers and 7 sisters, Leander Cressman, Ferhman Cressman, Vera Weaver, Una Cressman, Mary Cressman, Cora Cressman, Pearl Cressman, Leona Cressman, Olive High, Elton Cressman and Clayton Cressman...Shantz Mennonite Cemetery...

      The Record 22 Dec 2004

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

    2. [S3231] Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/39089605.

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

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Aug 1919 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mwnnonite - 1921 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1949 - Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Dec 2004 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Shantz Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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