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

Otto Heimpel

Male 1891 - 1981  (90 years)


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  • Name Otto Heimpel 
    Born 29 May 1891  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Military WW1  [3
    Occupation 1911  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Stationery Engineer - Brass Factory 
    Religion 1911  New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Lutheran 
    Occupation 1917  Petersburg, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    locomotive fireman 
    Residence Bef 1981  Chapel St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-76674 
    Died 13 Nov 1981  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Buried 16 Nov 1981  Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6
    Person ID I76674  Generations
    Last Modified 21 Jan 2020 

    Father Jacob Heimpel,   b. CALC 30 Jun 1841, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Mar 1924  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Mother Mary Hahn,   b. 15 Sep 1862, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1955  (Age 92 years) 
    Family ID F244961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bertha Bierwagen,   b. 14 Jan 1888, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1969, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 1 Jun 1926  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 22 Jan 2020 
    Family ID F51444  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Otto Heimple
    Otto Heimple
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  • Notes 
    • Heimpel, Otto - At the Cambridge Memorial Hospital, on Friday, Nov. 13, 1981, aged 90 years, Otto Heimpel, formerly of Chapel Street, Kitchener. A member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church and a retired engineer for the CNR Railway. Son of the late Jacob Heimpel and Mary Hahn. Husband of the late Bertha Bierwagen. Brother of Alex of Kitchener, George of Stratford and Mrs. Irene Hammer of New Hamburg. Predeceased by a sister, Emma Hildenbrand. Visitation at the Schreiter-Sandrock Funeral Home, 51 Benton St., Kitchener, after 2 p.m. On Sunday. Funeral services will be held from the funeral home on Monday, Nov.16, at 2 p.m., with Rev. Roger Winger officiating. Internment Kitchener Mount Hope cemetery. Donations to the Missions of St. Paul's Lutheran Church would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Regular visiting hours will be observed at the funeral home, with the family receiving friends on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.

      Kitchener-Waterloo Record, November 14, 1981

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      Heimpel, Otto - Otto Heimpel, 90, died Friday at Cambridge Memorial Hospital. Mr. Heimpel, son of the late Jacob Heimpel and the former Mary Hahn, was a retired engineer for CNR and a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Bertha Blerwagon. Surviving are two brothers, Alec, of Kitchener, and George, of 47 Douglas St., Stratford; and a sister, Mrs. Irene Hammer, of New Hamburg. He was predeceased by a sister, Emma Hildenbrand. Friends were received at the Schreiter-Sandrock funeral home, Kitchener where the funeral was held on Monday with Rev. Roger Winger of St. Paul's Lutheran church officiating. Burial was in Kitchener Mt. Hope Cemetery.

      New Hamburg Independent Nov 18 1981 pg 21

  • Sources 
    1. [S133] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wilmot - 1901, Wilmot H-3 Page 8.

    2. [S1054] Census - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - 1911, p. 3;.

    3. [S157] Military - Canada - World War I - Attestation papers.
      HEIMPEL, OTTO Regimental number(s): 3131385 Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4234 - 59 Date of Birth: 29/05/1891 Petersburg

    4. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Otto Heimpel - November 14, 1981.

    5. [S2555] News - ON, Waterloo, New Hamburg - New Hamburg Independent (1917 -, Obituary of Otto Heimpel - Nov 18 1981 pg 21.

    6. [S166] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Mount Hope CC#4508 Internet Link .
      Heimpel/ husband/ Otto Heimpel/ 1891-1981/ wife/ Bertha Bierwagen/ 1888-1969/ In His will is our peace/

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Stationery Engineer - Brass Factory - 1911 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Lutheran - 1911 - New Hamburg, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Jun 1926 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Bef 1981 - Chapel St., Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Nov 1981 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 Nov 1981 - Mount Hope Cemetery, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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