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

Vera Bearinger

Female 1916 - 1987  (70 years)


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  • Name Vera Bearinger 
    Born 1 Oct 1916  , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Name Vera Martin 
    Residence 1921  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-70736 
    Died 24 Jul 1987  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Cause: cancer 
    Buried Floradale Mennonite Cemetery, Floradale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I70736  Generations
    Last Modified 19 May 2022 

    Father David M. Bearinger,   b. 9 Jan 1889, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1976, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Elvina R. Shantz,   b. 5 Oct 1890, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1945, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1913  Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F6516  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Delton Martin,   b. 9 Nov 1910,   d. 15 Dec 2002  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 12 Jun 1940  [1
    Children 
     1. Janice Marie Martin
     2. Isobel Jean Martin
    Last Modified 20 May 2022 
    Family ID F21888  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Martin.- Vera Bearinger, daughter of David and Elvina (Shantz) Bearinger, was born in Waterloo Co., Ont., Oct. 1, 1916; died of cancer at Kitchener, Ont., July 24, 1987; aged 70 y. On June 12, 1940, she was married to Delton Martin, who survives. Also surviving are 2 daughters (Janice Cressman and Isobel Frey), one son (Kenneth), 10 grandchildren, and 2 sisters (Almeda Snider and Doris Bowman). She was a member of Floradale Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on July 26, in charge of J. Lester Kehl; interment in Floradale Church Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume 80, Number 34 - August 25, 1987, page 614.

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      MARTIN, Mrs. Delton (Vera) \emdash On Friday, July 24, 1987, at K-W Hospital, in her 71st year, Vera Bearinger.

      Beloved wife of Delton Martin of RR 2, Wallenstein; dear mother of Mrs. Cal (Janice) Cressman and Mrs. Mahlon (Isobel) Frey, both of Elmira and Kenneth of Port Au Prince, Haiti. Ten grandchildren also survive. Sister of Mrs. A. Leonard (Almeda) Snider of Waterloo and Mrs. Harold (Doris) Bowman of Kitchener.

      Predeceased by two brothers, Urias and Vernon and her parents, David and Elvina (Shantz) Bearinger.

      Visitation at the Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira, until Sunday at noon, when removal will be made to the Floradale Mennonite Church for funeral service at 3 p.m. Interment in the adjoining cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations to the Mennonite Central Committee or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, August 25, 1987 - Obituary of Vera Bearinger.

    2. [S2121] Census - ON, Waterloo, Woolwich - 1921, Woolwich Twp. 1921 Sub Dist. 14 Page 9.

    3. [S2173] Find A Grave, Cemetery, F., America, N., Municipality, W., & Cemetery, F. (1916). Vera Bearinger Martin (1916-1987) - Find A Grave... Retrieved 22 June 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/26495876/vera-martin.

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, September 28, 1945 - Obituary of Elvina Shantz.

    5. [S3108] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration, 015964-13.
      David Bearinger, 24, b. Waterloo, res. Waterloo Twp, son of Noah Bearinger and Nancy Martin Married Elvina Schantz, 22, b. Waterloo, res. Waterloo Twp, daughter of Josiah Schantz and Fianna Budy, Witness(s): Josiah Schantz and Menno Schantz Both of Waterloo, 11 February 1913 in Woolwich Twp

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Oct 1916 - , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mennonite - 1921 - Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: cancer - 24 Jul 1987 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Floradale Mennonite Cemetery, Floradale, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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