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

Edna Priscilla Gunn

Female 1897 - 1959  (61 years)


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  • Name Edna Priscilla Gunn 
    Born 28 Oct 1897  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Name Edna Priscilla Krantz 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-72929 
    Died 25 Oct 1959  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 27 Oct 1959  Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I72929  Generations
    Last Modified 29 Sep 2019 

    Father John Gunn,   b. 15 Mar 1863, Owen Sound, Grey Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1953, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth "Bessie" Myers,   b. 10 Dec 1862, Greenfield (Reidsville), Waterloo County, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Apr 1930, Blenheim Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1889  Ayr, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F19020  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elton Conrad Krantz,   b. 31 Dec 1897, Tavistock, Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1959, Newmarket, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Last Modified 30 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F247903  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Oct 1897 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Oct 1959 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 27 Oct 1959 - Ayr Cemetery, Ayr, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Died At K-W Hospital, Kitchener, on Sunday, October 25, 1959 Edna P. Gunn beloved wife of Elton C. Krantz, in her 63rd year. The Funeral Will take place from Knox United Church, Ayr, on Tuesday, Oct. 27th, at 2.30 p.m. Interment in the Ayr Cemetery. Friends and acquaintances will please accept this intimation

      Waterloo Historical Society Death Notices Collection - photocopies

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      Mrs. E. C. Krantz Passes
      - One of Ayr's better known personalities, and a businesswoman of recognized ability, Mrs. Elton C. Krantz passed away in K-W Hospital on Sunday in her 83rd year, following a lengthy illness. She was identified with the Krantz store for many years before disposing of the business to Jack Laird several months ago. Mrs. Krantz was a leading figure in the village's social life, taking an active part in several women's organizations and the Ayr Bowling Club. She was a valued member of Knox United Church. The former Edna Priscilla Gunn, she was born on the Greenfield Road, a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Gunn. She was a resident of this community all her life. Surviving, besides her husband, now in Aurora, are three sisters, Mrs. Fred Mitchell (Bertha) and Mrs. Roland Maeder (Christina) of Ayr and Miss Bessie Gunn of Preston; three brothers, Charles of Ayr, Norman of Windsor and Stanley of Preston. - The Funeral - Funeral service was conducted by Rev. W. J. V. Buchanan at Knox United Church on Tuesday, with interment in Ayr Cemetery.

      The Ayr News Oct 29 1959 pg 12

  • Sources 
    1. [S180] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1901, Dumfries (North) B-4 Page 4.

    2. [S367] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Ayr - Ayr Public CC#4489 Internet Link .
      Krantz/ In Loving memory of/ Elton C. Krantz/ 1897 - 1959/ his wife/ Edna P. Gunn/ 1897 - 1959/ at Rest

    3. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: John Gunn Age: 26 Birth Date: abt 1863 Birth Place: Grey County Marriage Date: 10 Apr 1889 Marriage County or District: Waterloo Father: John Gunn Mother: Maggie Laftair Spouse: Elizabeth Meyers Spouse's Age: 26 Spouse Birth Date: abt 1863 Spouse Birth Place: Ayr Spouse Father: Charles Meyers Spouse Mother: Rose Keefer