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

John Henry Hertzberger

Male 1921 - 2007  (86 years)


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  • Name John Henry Hertzberger 
    Born 1921  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Military WW2 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-62575P 
    Died 23 Jul 2007  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Elmira Union Cemetery, Elmira, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I62575  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father William Hertzberger,   b. Aug 1881, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Laura Margaret Fetter,   b. 29 Nov 1889, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F190407  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Dorothy Elizabeth Kramp,   b. 1918, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 2015, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Children 
     1. Jane Hertzberger
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F43989  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • JOHN H. HERTZBERGER 1921 - 2007 It is with great sadness and many loving memories of John, that we share with you his passing at K-W Health Centre of Grand River Hospital, on Monday, July 23, 2007. He was 86. He is survived by his beloved wife Dorothy (Kramp); loving daughter Jane and her husband Rob Seeley of Kitchener and two grandchildren, Katelyn and Matthew Seeley. He is also survived by his brother Ross Hertzberger and his wife Shirley of Waterloo; sisters-in-law Idella Hertzberger of Waterloo, Lorraine Hertzberger of Kitchener, Helen Hertzberger of Brantford, brother-in-law Walter Haussmann of Kitchener and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, Laura (Fetter) and William Hertzberger; sisters, Elsie Becker, Helen Haussmann, Marian Kurnell, Ruth Hertzberger and brothers, Charlie, James, David, Randy and Edward Hertzberger. John was self employed as a contractor for many years. After his retirement, he and Dorothy purchased a maple sugar bush in the Elmira area where they made maple syrup and enjoyed their 25 year membership with the Ontario Maple Syrup Association. He was a veteran of the Second World War serving overseas with the Highland Light Infantry in Belgium, Holland and Germany and was a member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in Kitchener. Friends are invited to share their memories of John with his family at the Erb & Good Family Funeral Home, 171 King Street South, Waterloo on Wednesday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held in the chapel of the funeral home on Thursday, July 26, 2007, at 1 p.m., with Rev. David Malina officiating. Immediately following the service, friends and relatives are invited to the Fireside Reception Room of the funeral home for refreshments and a time to visit with the family. Interment will follow in Union Cemetery, Elmira. Condolences for the family and donations to Grand River Hospital Foundation or St. Matthew's Lutheran Church would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy and may be arranged through the funeral home, phone 519-745-8445 or www.erbgood.com John's family would like to express their sincere appreciation to Dr. Doris Winfield, her staff and the staff at K-W Health Centre for the exceptional care he received. In living memory of John, a tree will be planted through the Trees for Learning Program by the funeral home.


      The Record Newspaper 25 Jul 2007

  • Sources 
    1. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of John H. Hertzberger - 25 Jul 2007.

    2. [S98] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - Elmira Union CC#4578 Internet Link.
      Hertzberger/ Dorothy E./ Kramp/ 1918- / John H./ Hertzberger/ 1921-2007/ Peace Perfect Peace

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Jul 2007 - Kitchener, 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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