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

Karl Andreas Zvaniga

Male 1914 - 1995  (80 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Karl Andreas Zvaniga 
    Born 31 Jul 1914  Dusseldorf, , Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military WW2 
    Name Carl Swaniga 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-77797 
    Died 24 Apr 1995  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I77797  Generations
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2021 

    Father Paul Swaniga,   b. CA 1890, of, Düsseldorf, , Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F59298  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Father Paul Zvaniga,   b. 30 Jan 1883, , Hungary Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1933, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Gottliebe Olischewski,   b. 20 Aug 1883, Ertchburg, Lower Saxony, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1943, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Family ID F51291  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane "Jean Scott,   d. 14 Dec 1991, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2021 
    Family ID F59299  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • SWANIGA, Carl August - Of Dunbar Manor, Cambridge on Monday, April 24, 1995 at the Cambridge Memorial Hospital in his 81st year. Beloved husband of the late Jane Scott (1991); dear brother of Erma Beaver of Cambridge. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his mother and father and five brothers, Henry, Paul, Andrew, Hans and Eric. Mr. Swaniga was born in Dusseldorf, Germany and has been a resident of Cambridge since 1922. He was a part-time resident of Margate, Florida, U.S.A. and was a retired Chef with Westinghouse. He was also a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Hespeler Branch #272 and the Local Chapter of the Hespeler Odd Fellows where he served in both organization for over 50 years, and was a W.W. II Veteran serving overseas in the Canadian Army. Friends will be received at the Barthel Funeral Home, 566 Queenston Road, Cambridge on Wednesday from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held at the Funeral Home on Thursday, April 27, 1995 at 11 :00 a.m., with Pastor Wendell Grahlman officiating. Interment to follow in New Hope Cemetery. A Legion Service under the Auspices of The Royal Canadian Legion Hespeler Branch #272 will be held at the Funeral Horne on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m., to be followed by an I.O.O.F. Service (Hespeler Lodge #32) at 7:30 p.m. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Kitchener Waterloo District Chapter, P.O. Box 2151, Station B, Kitchener, Ontario, N2H 6M1 would be appreciated by the family.

  • Sources 
    1. [S237] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - New Hope CC#4498 Internet Link , SWANIGA/ Carl/ Jean/ [Legion plaque].

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 31 Jul 1914 - Dusseldorf, , Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 Apr 1995 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - New Hope Cemetery, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth