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

David K. Bast

Male 1895 - 1974  (79 years)


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  • Name David K. Bast 
    Born 15 Feb 1895  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-52235 
    Died 31 Jul 1974  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Mapleview Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I52235  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father John Bast,   b. 22 May 1853, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Sep 1925  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Barbara Kennel,   b. 16 Jul 1859, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1953  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 25 Feb 1877  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F13464  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Veronica Steinman,   b. 29 Jul 1893, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1976, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 3 Oct 1922  [5
    Children 
     1. Dorothy Verna Bast
     2. Alvin Steinman Bast
     3. Mahlon S. Bast
     4. Susanne Barbara Bast
     5. Doris Catherine Bast
     6. John David Bast,   b. 1923,   d. 1963  (Age 40 years)
     7. Alma Mary Bast,   b. 10 Jan 1932, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 May 1994, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F45705  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Bast, David K. - Of Wellesley, passed away Wednesday, July 31, at the K-W Hospital, born in Wellesley Township 79 years ago, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Bast; dear husband of Veronica Steinman; dear father of Alvin of Vancouver, Mahlon of Copper Cliff, Susanne (Mrs. David Bowman) of Route 3, Listowel, Alma (Mrs. Lester Bechtel) of Route 2, Preston, Cambridge, Dorothy (Mrs. Sidney Rudy) of Linwood, Doris (Mrs. John Metzger) of Heidelberg; brother of Mrs. Christina Mogk of Windsor; also survived by 29 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren; predeceased by one son, John, in 1963, by two brothers, and three sisters. Friends may call at the Futher Bros. Funeral Home, Wellesley, where the family will receive friends Thursday evening from 7-9 and Friday from 2-4 and 7-9. At noon Saturday, Aug. 3, the remains will be removed to the Maple View Mennonite Church for the funeral service at 2: 30. Interment will follow in the church cemetery with Rev. Alvin Leis and Rev.


      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 1 Aug 1974

  • Sources 
    1. [S160] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1901, Wellesley E-6 Page 18.

    2. [S57] Vit - ON - Birth Registration.
      David Bast Born: 15 Feb 1895 County: Waterloo Father: John Bast Mother: Barbara Kennel

    3. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of David K. Bast - 1 Aug 1974.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Barbara Kennel Born: Wellesley Age: 17 Father: Christian Kennel Mother: Magdalena Kennel Born: abt 1860 Spouse: Johannes Bast Age: 23 born: Wellesley Township Father: George Bast Mother: Magdalena Bast married 25 Feb 1877 married: Waterloo

    5. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of Veronica Steinman - October 12, 1976 - page 794.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Feb 1895 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Jul 1974 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mapleview Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Twp., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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