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

Violet Kennel[1]

Female 1920 - 2009  (89 years)


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  • Name Violet Kennel 
    Born 1920  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Name Violet Jantzi 
    Name Violet Steinman 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-70621 
    Died 13 Mar 2009  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I70621  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Sep 2019 

    Father Joseph K. Kennel,   b. 12 Apr 1878, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1947  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Magdelena Bast,   b. 18 Aug 1880, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1954  (Age 73 years) 
    Family ID F162171  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Irvin E. Jantzi,   b. 26 Jan 1906, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1965, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 18 Mar 1942  [3
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F21742  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Clayton Steinman,   b. 9 Nov 1913, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1992, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F32714  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1920 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Mar 2009 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Agatha Mennonite Cemetery, St. Agatha, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • STEINMAN, Violet (Jantzi) - Passed away, on Friday, March 13, 2009 at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener. Violet was born 88 years ago in Wellesley Township, a daughter of the late Joseph K. and Magdalene (Bast) Kennel. She was a member of Steinmann Mennonite Church, Baden, and enjoyed gardening, crafts, flowers and quilting. Violet was predeceased by her husbands Ervin Jantzi in 1965, and Clayton Steinman in 1992. Devoted mother of Elverne Jantzi of Baden, and Beatrice and Frank Klein of Wisconsin, and step-mother of Floyd and Anna Mae Steinman, Orval and Judy Steinman, Marie and Ronald Gerber, all of Wellesley, Roy Steinman of Hickson, and Bernice Wagler of New Hamburg. Also missed by her granddaughter Mary Katherine Klein, 13 step-grandchildren, 28 step-great-grandchildren, one step-great-great-grandchild, and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sister Lavina Wagler, brother Emanuel Kennel, brothers-in-law Rudy Jantzi, Joel Jantzi, and Rudy Steinman, and step-son-in-law Mahlon Wagler. Relatives and friends may call at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home , 291 Huron St., New Hamburg on Monday (today) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The interment will take place on Tuesday March 17, 2009 at 12: 30 p.m. at St. Agatha Mennonite Church Cemetery. The memorial service to celebrate Violet's life will follow at 2 p.m. at Steinmann Mennonite Church, Baden with Pastor Steve Drudge and Pastor Ilene Bergen officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Mennonite Central Committee, or the charity of your choice.


      Waterloo Region Record - Mar. 16, 2009

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, August 18, 1987 - Obituary of Joseph S. Brenneman.

    2. [S602] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Waterloo Region Record (March 2008- ), Obituary of Violet Kennel - Mar. 16, 2009.

    3. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, Obituary of - Irvin Jantzi - January 11, 1966, page 45, 46.