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

Edwin Schwartzentruber

Male 1898 - 1982  (84 years)


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  • Name Edwin Schwartzentruber 
    Born 4 Sep 1898  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Church Membership Nith Valley Mennonite Church, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1953  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-73423 
    Died 20 Oct 1982  Tavistock, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Buried Nith Valley Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I73423  Generations
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 

    Father Christian E. Schwartzentruber,   b. 30 Jan 1869, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Nov 1953, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Annie Albrecht,   b. 19 May 1871, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1950, Baden, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 7 Jun 1894  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F15280  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine "Katie" Leis,   b. 19 Jul 1904, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1996, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 1923  [1
    Children 
     1. Harold Schwartzentruber
     2. Dorothy Mae Schwartzentruber,   b. 23 Jul 1924,   d. 23 Jan 2012  (Age 87 years)
     3. Mabel Swartzentruber,   b. 6 Jun 1928,   d. 18 Sep 2006, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 17 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F24152  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Schwartzentruber, Edwin, son of Christian and Annie (Albrecht) Schwartzentruber, was born in Wilmot Twp., Ont., Sept.4, 1898; died at People Care Nursing Home, Tavistock, Ont., Oct. 20, 1982; aged 84 y. In 1923 he was married to Catherine Leis, who survives. Also surviving are 2 daughters (Dorothy-Mrs. Stanley Sauder and Mabel-Mrs. Lorne Snyder), one son (Harold), 8 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren. He was a member of Nith Valley Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on Oct. 23, in charge of Annie Brubacher; interment in Nith Valley cemetery

      Gospel Herald Volume 76, Number 7 - February 15, 1983-page 118

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      SCHWARZENTRUBER Edwin -- On Wednesday, Oct 20, 1982, at People Care Centre, Tavistock, Edwin Schwartzentruber, aged 84 years, formerly of New Hamburg. He was a member of Nith Valley Mennonite Church RR1, New Hamburg. Son of the late Christian Schwartzentruber and the former Annie Albrecht; loving husband of the former Katie Leis of Kitchener; dear father of Harold of New Hamburg, Dorothy (Mrs. Stan Sauder) of Kitchener and Mabel (Mrs. Lorne Snyder) of RR1, Millbank. Also surviving are eight grandchildren seven great-grandchildren and one sister Sylvia (Mrs. Earlus Gascho) of Kitchener. Predeceased by a brother, Abner and a sister Ida. Resting at the Mark Jutzi Funeral Home, 291 Huron St., New Hamburg Chapel after 7 p.m. this evening, and until noon Saturday, when transfer will be made to Nith Valley Mennonite Church for the service at 3 p.m., with Rev Amzie Brubacher officiating. Interment in the church cemetery.

      The Kitchener-Waterloo Record 21 Oct 1982

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, February 15, 1983 - Obituary of Edwin Schwartzentruber.

    2. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Edwin Schwartzentruber - 21 Oct 1982.

    3. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Christian E. Schwartzentruber - 26 Nov 1953.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Christian Schwartzentruber Born: Wilmot Age: 24 Father: Jacob Schwartzentruber Mother: Jacobine Schwartzentruber Born: abt 1870 Spouse: Anna Albrecht Age: 22 born: Wellesley Father: Albrecht Anna Albrecht Mother: Albrecht Albrecht married 7 Jun 1894 married: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Sep 1898 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - Nith Valley Mennonite Church, Wilmot Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1953 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Oct 1982 - Tavistock, Oxford County, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Nith Valley Mennonite Cemetery, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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