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

Oscar Rudolf Ritter[1]

Male 1891 - 1977  (85 years)


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  • Name Oscar Rudolf Ritter 
    Born 11 Aug 1891  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1911  Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Farm Laborer 
    Residence 1911  Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-56011 
    Died 10 Apr 1977  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I56011  Generations
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2023 

    Father William K. Ritter,   b. 14 Aug 1856, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Korell,   b. 26 Jan 1862, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1954  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 1 Nov 1885  Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F14489  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father William K. Ritter,   b. 14 Aug 1856, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1922  (Age 65 years) 
    Family ID F267808  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Edith Hoelscher,   b. 16 Dec 1894, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jun 1987, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Children 
     1. Eileen Mary Elizabeth Ritter,   b. 16 Jan 1920, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 2019, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years)
    Last Modified 2 Feb 2023 
    Family ID F233073  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • RITTER, Oscar R. - On Sunday, April 10, 1977, at K-W Hospital, aged 85 years.

      Beloved husband of Edith Hoelscher of Elmira; dear father of Mrs. Herbert (Eileen) Berg of Waterloo; loving grandfather of Mark; brother of Mrs. Edith Aberle of Elmira. Two brothers and two sisters predeceased him.

      riends may call at the Dreisinger Funeral Parlour, Elmira, until Tuesday noon, when removal will be made to St. Paul's Lutheran Church for funeral service at 2: 30 pm. Interment in the Elmira Union Cemetery.

      Elmira Signet 14 Apr 1977

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Albert P. Ritter.

    2. [S148] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1901, Woolwich F-5 Page 2.

    3. [S348] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1911, Div.. 17 Page 2.

    4. [S77] News - ON, Waterloo, Elmira - Elmira Signet (1893-1982), Obituary of Oscar R. Ritter - 14 Apr 1977.

    5. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 11721-85.
      William Ritter, 28, occ. Farmer, b. Woolwich, res. Same, son of Philip Ritter and Elizabeth Knechtel, Married Elise Korell, 23, b. Germany, res. Woolwich, daughter of Frederick and Blank, Wittness(es) - Philip Schaefer and Mary Ritter, both of Woolwich Twp., 1 Nov 1885 at Elmira

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Aug 1891 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Laborer - 1911 - Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lutheran - 1911 - Floradale, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 10 Apr 1977 - Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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