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

Ervin Rickert[1, 2, 3]

Male 1882 - 1966  (83 years)


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  • Name Ervin Rickert 
    Born 10 Mar 1882  Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Religion 1891  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Mennonite 
    Occupation 1901  Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer Son 
    Occupation 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Foreman Planning Mill 
    Religion 1911  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Lutheran 
    Eby ID Number 00110-6784.2 
    Died 15 Feb 1966  Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Buried 17 Feb 1966  Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Person ID I76254  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Cyrus B. Rickert,   b. 29 Feb 1856, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1938  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Lovina Shantz,   b. 19 Jul 1856, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1931  (Age 74 years) 
    Family ID F4946  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Matilda Schott,   b. 24 Mar 1887, Erbsville, Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1964  (Age 77 years) 
    Children 
     1. Clarence Rickert,   b. Mar 1910, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Eileen Rickert,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Harry Ervin Rickert,   b. 5 Oct 1920,   d. 1 Apr 1945, Chittagong War Cemetery, Chittagong, , Burma Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     4. Gertrude Rickert,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Arthur Edward Rickert,   b. 12 Dec 1923,   d. 22 Mar 1944  (Age 20 years)
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F36686  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Ervin Rickert - Ervin Rickert, 83, formerly of Lancaster Street East, died Tuesday at the Avondale Nursing Home, Waterloo, after a brief illness. Born in Mannheim, Ont., a son of the last Mr. and Mrs. Cyrus Rickert, he had lived in the Twin Cities for the last 57 years. He was employed by Kitchener Lumber Co. Ltd. for many years, retiring in 1951. He was a member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, and of the Golden Age Fellowship at the church. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Matilda Schott, in Nov. 1964, and also by two sons on active service overseas during the Second World War, and by one sister. Surviving are one son, Clarence of Kitchener; two daughters, Mrs. Marvin (Eileen) Holtz and Mrs. Arthur (Gertrude) Schmetzer, both of Kitchener; four brothers, Addison, Harvey and Lloyd, all of Kitchener, and Sydney, of Windsor; and 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. The body is at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, where funeral service will be conducted at 3 pm Thursday by Rev. Dr. John Schmieder, of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church. Burial will be in Memory Gardens.

      Unidentified Newspaper Obituary

  • Sources 
    1. [S10] Book - Vol II A Biographical History of Waterloo Township and other townships of the county : being a history of the early settlers and their descendants, mostly all of Pennsylvania Dutch origin..., 412.

    2. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Harvey Rickert - 1974.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Lloyd Rickert.

    4. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-3 Page 1.

    5. [S340] Census - ON, Waterloo, Berlin - 1911, Div.. 20 Page 3.

    6. [S939] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1891, Div. 2 Page 69.

    7. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Ervin Rickeert.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1891 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer Son - 1901 - Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Foreman Planning Mill - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Feb 1966 - Waterloo City, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 17 Feb 1966 - Memory Gardens Cemetery, Breslau, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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