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

Allan Bast

Male 1912 - 1988  (76 years)


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  • Name Allan Bast 
    Born 9 May 1912  Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Church Membership Maple View Amish Mennonite Church, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Religion 1921  Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Mennonite 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-77816 
    Died 30 Nov 1988  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Cause: heart attack 
    Buried Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I77816  Generations
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 

    Father Jacob S. Bast,   b. 6 Aug 1885,   d. 28 Oct 1965, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Catherine S. Albrecht,   b. 17 Jun 1888, , Perth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1939, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Family ID F162412  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Barbara Louisa Lichti,   b. 1 Jun 1910, East Zorra Twp., Oxford Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1992, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 15 Jun 1933  [1
    Children 
     1. Ralph Jacob Bast,   b. 12 Mar 1945, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1977, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F21333  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Bast.- Allan, son of Jacob and Catherine (Albrecht) Bast, was born in Wellesley, Ont., May 9, 1912; died of a heart attack at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, Ont., Nov. 30, 1988; aged 76 y. On June 15, 1933, he was married to Barbara Lichti, who survives. Also surviving are 2 daughters (Elaine Barbara and Marlene Idella Shantz), 7 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, 3 brothers (Harvey, Emerson, and Robert), and 5 sisters (Edna Gerber, Elvera Hackett, Helena Miller, Erma Gerber, and Esther Jantzi). He was preceded in death by one son (Ralph Jacob), one sister (Idella), and 2 brothers (Lloyd and William). He was a member of Mapleview Mennonite Church, where funeral services were held on Nov. 3, in charge of Victor Dorsch and Alvin Leis; interment in Mapleview Cemetery.

      Gospel Herald - Volume 81, Number 52 - December 27, 1988, page 904.

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      Bast, Allan - Suddenly, on Wednesday, Nov. 30, at St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, Allan Bast, of 41 Henry St. E., Wellesley. Allan was born in Wellesley 76 years ago, a son of the late Jacob Bast and the late Catherine Albrecht. He was a member of Maple View Mennonite Church and had operated a store at Phllipsburg for 20 years, retiring to Wellesley in 1969. Beloved husband of Barbara Louisa Lichti of Wellesley; dear father of Elaine Barbara Bast of Smith Falls, Marlene Idella and her husband Clare Shantz of St. Agatha and daughter-in-law, Carla (Mrs. Ross Fries) of Kitchener; dear brother of Harvey Bast of Wellesley, Emmerson and his wife Lucinda Bast of Heidelberg, Robert Bast of Stratford, Edna (Mrs. Sam Gerber) of Wellesley, Elvera (Mrs. Walter Hackett) of Guelph, Helena (Mrs. Clarence Miller) of Baden, Erma (Mrs. Roy Gerber) of Wellesley, Esther (Mrs. Ira Jantzi) of RR 2, Wellesley. Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren, Becky (Mrs. Gary Malcolm), Mellony Shanta [Shantz?], Dale Kelly, Todd Bast and Mark and Laurie Fries; one great-grandson Dillon Bast. He was predeceased by one son, Ralph Jacob in 1977; by one sister, Idella and two brothers, Lloyd and William and three brothers-in-law. Visitation at the Futher Bros. Funeral Home, 40 Henry St., Wellesley, where the family will receive friends this evening (Thursday) from 7-9 and on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. At noon Saturday, Dec.3, removal will be made to Maple View Mennonite Church, for funeral service at 2: 30 p.m., Rev. Victor Dorsch will officiate. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Memorials to the Intensive Care Unite at St. Mary's General Hospital or the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated by the family.

      2aThe Kitchener-Waterloo Record 1 Dec 1988

  • Sources 
    1. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, December 27, 1988 - Obituary of Allan Bast.

    2. [S2107] Census - ON, Waterloo, Wellesley Twp. - 1921, Sub District 11 Page 11.

    3. [S74] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - Kitchener-Waterloo Record (1948-1994), Obituary of Allan Bast - 1 Dec 1988.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 9 May 1912 - Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - Maple View Amish Mennonite Church, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Mennonite - 1921 - Wellesley Village, Wellesley Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: heart attack - 30 Nov 1988 - Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Maple View Amish Mennonite Cemetery, Wellesley Township, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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