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

William Oliver Kerr

Male 1913 - 1981  (67 years)


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  • Name William Oliver Kerr 
    Born 1 Sep 1913  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Name Oliver Kerr 
    Residence 1981  331 Bleams Rd., New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-65644 
    Died 5 Apr 1981  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried St. James Anglican Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I65644  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father Alfred E. Kerr,   b. 22 Apr 1880, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Sarah May Hewitt,   b. Apr 1880, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F188619  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Doris Lucille "Lucille" Eidt,   b. 1917,   d. Bef 2000  (Age < 82 years) 
    Married 1 Sep 1938 
    Children 
     1. Steven Oliver Edward Kerr,   b. 1949,   d. 29 May 1977, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     2. Barbara Kerr
     3. Judith Kerr
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F27522  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • KERR, William Oliver - On Sunday, April 5, 1981, at his residence, Mr. Oliver Kerr of 331 Bleams Rd. W., New Hamburg, aged 67 years.

      He was a member of St. George's Anglican Church, New Hamburg and a former member of the New Hamburg Lion's Club.

      Lovingly remembered by his wife, the former Lucille Eidt, whom he married September 1, 1938; two daughters, Barbara (Mrs. Henry Dobson) of Plattsville and Judith (Mrs. Douglas Bowlby) of New Hamburg. A son Steven predeceased him in 1977. Also survived by five grandchildren: Monique, Mignon and Dane Dobson and Susan and Christina Bowlby and one brother, Robert of Sarnia. He was predeceased by his parents, the late Alfred Kerr and the former Sarah May Hewitt and a sister, Annie, in infancy.

      Friends called at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, New Hamburg Chapel until noon on Wednesday, April 8, when removal was made to St. George's Church for a service at 1:30 pm with Rev. Harry Janke officiating. Interment in St. James Anglican Church Cemetery, RR 1, New Hamburg (Huron Road).

      New Hamburg Independent Apr 15 1981 pg 22

  • Sources 
    1. [S320] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - St. James Anglican CC#4571 Internet Link.
      Kerr/ In loving remembrance/ W. Oliver/ Kerr/ 1913-1981/ D. Lucille/ Eidt/ 1917- / Beloved/ son/ Steven Oliver/ 1949-1977.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Sep 1913 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Apr 1981 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. James Anglican Cemetery, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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