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

John Percival Tilt

Male 1911 - 2008  (97 years)


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  • Name John Percival Tilt 
    Religion 1911  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Methodist 
    Born 15 Mar 1911  Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Church Membership Doon Presbyterian Church, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-85576 
    Died 1 Dec 2008  Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Doon Presbyterian Cemetery, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I85576  Generations
    Last Modified 1 Dec 2019 

    Father Charles Ansley Russell Tilt,   b. 20 Sep 1884, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1967  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Grace Millicent Reep,   b. 26 Mar 1891, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1986, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1910  Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F13592  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marie Catherine Feldpusch,   b. 3 May 1911, Elmira, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 2011, Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years) 
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2019 
    Family ID F32325  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • TILT, John P. - John Tilt died peacefully, at home in Doon, on Monday, December 1, 2008, in his 98th year, with his family by his side. Beloved husband of Marie for over 60 years. Lovingly remembered by his children, Charles (Nancy), Bill (Nancy) and Margaret (Ed Schnurr). Dear grandfather of Michael, Leanne (Mark), Andrew, Daniel, Whitney and Margaret. Survived by his brothers, Russell and George; his nieces and nephews; and predeceased by his sisters, Margaret and Sherrie (Moore). John was born, lived and farmed all his years in Doon. He is renowned for his collection of fancy poultry and waterfowl breeds and his faithful participation in many local Fall Fairs. He exhibited his birds at every Poultry Show of the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair since its inception. As well, John was a respected poultry judge having presided at many fairs at the local, national and international levels. John enriched his family's life with his devotion, common sense and spirited opinions gained through hard work and determination which were constants in his life right to his final days. John's legacy will live on in his beloved family. Friends may call at the Tilt Homestead, 31 Tilt Dr., Kitchener, on Tuesday, December 2 and Wednesday, December 3, 2008 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A private family service will be held on Thursday, December 4, 2008. Interment to follow at Doon Presbyterian Church Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, donations to Comcare would be appreciated by the family (cards may be arranged by calling the Henry Walser Funeral Home , 519-749-8467). Visit www.henrywalser.com for John's memorial.

      \bWaterloo Region Record 2 Dec 2008

  • Sources 
    1. [S272] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo Twp. - 1911, Div. 4 Page 3.

    2. [S602] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Waterloo Region Record (March 2008- ), Obituary of John Percival Tilt - 2 Dec 2008.

    3. [S602] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Waterloo Region Record (March 2008- ), Obituary of Marie Tilt Feldpusch - 1 Feb 2011.

    4. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Charles Ansley Russell Tilt Age: 26 Father: John Tilt Mother: Susan Gotley Born: abt 1884 Spouse: Grace Millicent Reep Age: 19 Father: William Reep Mother: Isabella Bird married 26 Oct 1910 married: Waterloo

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsReligion - Methodist - 1911 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Mar 1911 - Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChurch Membership - - Doon Presbyterian Church, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Dec 2008 - Doon (Kitchener), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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