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

John Irvin "Jack" Bechtel

Male 1929 - 2007  (77 years)


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  • Name John Irvin "Jack" Bechtel 
    Born 7 Jul 1929  , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-59307 
    Died 12 May 2007  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 16 May 2007  Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I59307  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father Irvin Bechtel,   b. 9 May 1901, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1958, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Ada Margaret Reaman,   b. 1908, Markham Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1972, Richmond Hill, Markham Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1928  Richmond Hill, Markham Twp., York Co., Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Family ID F50081  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ella May Powell,   b. 24 Sep 1925,   d. 17 Aug 2009  (Age 83 years) 
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F50082  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BECHTEL, John Irvin 1929-2007 '96It is with great sadness that the family of John (Jack) announce his passing at Cambridge Memorial Hospital on May 12, 2007 in his 78th year after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Survived by his wife Ella and children Don (Anne) of Alberta, David of Cambridge and Dale (Regula) of Switzerland. Grandpa will be missed by his 8 grandchildren-Kyle, Lara, David, Jessica, Rebecca, Bethana, Dylan, Zoe. Predeceased by his parents Ada and Irvin Bechtel. Much loved "Big Brother" to Marg (Emerson) Martin of Ariss, Bob (Bea) Bechtel of Cambridge, Harold (Donna) Bechtel of Cambridge, Ken (Audrey) Bechtel of Saskatchewan, Mary Ellen (and her late husband, Glen) Brown of Elora, Linda Bechtel of Cambridge. Lovingly missed by many nieces and nephews. John's family will receive friends at the Lounsbury Funeral Home, 1766 Franklin Boulevard, Cambridge on Tuesday, May 15th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at Wanner Mennonite Church at 1: 30 p.m. with interment to follow in Wanner Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations to Cambridge Memorial Hospital Medical Day Care would be gratefully appreciated. A special thank you to Dr. Gowing and all the caring staff in Medical Day Care and on the 5th floor. Condolences/donations/directions www.lounsburyfuneralhome.com (519) 658-9366.

      The Record 14 May 2007

  • Sources 
    1. [S2588] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Wanner Cemetery Internet Link.
      BECHTEL/ John Irvin/ July 7, 1929 - May 12, 2007/ Husband of/ Ella (POWELL)/ /

    2. [S2488] aaa Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, marriage certificate 025932 (1928).
      Name:Ada Margaret Reaman Age:20 Birth Year:abt 1908 Birth Place:Markham Township Marriage Date:18 Feb 1928 Marriage Place:York, Ontario, Canada Father:George S Reaman Mother:Ella Farr Spouse:Irvin Bechtel

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Jul 1929 - , Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 12 May 2007 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 May 2007 - Wanner Mennonite Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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