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

Elmer Gerber

Male 1906 - 1986  (79 years)


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  • Name Elmer Gerber 
    Born 20 Oct 1906  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1911  Phillipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-50395 
    Died 12 Jun 1986  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I50395  Generations
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2020 

    Father Solomon R. Gerber,   b. 14 Oct 1879, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1959, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Laura Leis,   b. 9 Oct 1886, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1956  (Age 69 years) 
    Family ID F41487  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Lebold,   b. 20 Apr 1911, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 2000  (Age 89 years) 
    Children 
     1. Elmer Gerber,   b. 30 Sep 1938,   d. 3 Oct 1938  (Age 0 years)
     2. Delmer John Gerber
     3. Reta Gerber
    Last Modified 24 Jul 2020 
    Family ID F41488  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • GERBER, Elmer -- Peacefully, on Thursday, June 12, 1986, at Brunner Nursing Home, Elmer Gerber, of 10 Molesworth St., Wellesley. Mr. Gerber was born in Wilmot township 79 years ago. He was a son of the Late Solomon R. Gerber and the late Laura Leis. He had farmed at Wilmot township, retiring in 1957; he was a member of Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church. Beloved husband of the former Sarah Lebold of Wellesley, dear father of Delmer and his wife Sharon Gerber of Elmira, Reta and her husband Ivan Ross of RR 1, Milverton; dear brother of Solomon and Ohmer Gerber of Wellesley, Mose Gerber of RR 1, Wellesley, Emma (Mrs. Nicholas Schmidt), Esther (Mrs. David Schwartz), Sarah (Mrs. Ralph Leis) and Elmina (Mrs. Alvin Jantzi) all of Wellesley, Laura (Mrs. Elias Jantzi) of Crosshill. Lovingly remembered by eight grandchildren. Predeceased by one son, Harold, two brothers Amos and Alvin; one sister Clara. Visitation at the Futher Bros. Funeral Home, 40 Henry St., Wellesley, where family will receive friends this evening from 7-9 and Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. At 1 p.m. Sunday, June 15, family service will be conducted at the funeral home, followed by the funeral service at the Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Church at 2 p.m. Bishop Arthur Gerber will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 13 Jun 1986

  • Sources 
    1. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Elmer Gerber - 13 Jun 1986.

    2. [S346] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1911, Div. 10 Page 11.

    3. [S533] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley - Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Internet Link.
      [Previous stone] Elmer Gerber/ beloved husband of/ Sarah Lebold/ born Oct.20,1906/ died June 12,1986/ age 79 years/ 7 months & 22 days
      [New stone] Gerber/ Elmer/ October 20 1906/ June 12 1986/ beloved husband of/ Sarah Lebold

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Oct 1906 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1911 - Phillipsburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 Jun 1986 - Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cedar Grove Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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