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

Edna Grace "Grace" Knechtel[1]

Female 1914 - 2001  (87 years)


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  • Name Edna Grace "Grace" Knechtel 
    Born 1914  Mannheim, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Name Grace Knechtel 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-87662 
    Died 20 Sep 2001  St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried 23 Sep 2001  Mannheim Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I87662  Generations
    Last Modified 14 Jun 2022 

    Father Ephraim Knechtel,   b. 2 Oct 1884, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Nov 1974, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Mother Edna Snyder,   b. 19 Aug 1891, , Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1989, Kitchener, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years) 
    Married 15 Feb 1911  [4
    Family ID F8303  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • KNECHTEL, Miss Grace - At Heritage House Nursing Home, in St. Jacobs, on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2001, Grace Knechtel, was called home by her Lord and Saviour, in her 87th year. Lovingly remembered by her sisters, Dorothy Knechtel of Waterloo, Lila Martin of St. Jacobs, Fern Knechtel of Kitchener, Carol and her husband Alson Martin of Elmira, Erma Gingrich of Elmira and brothers, Clifford Knechtel and his wife Reta of Kitchener, Orval Knechtel and his wife Mary of Kitchener and Alfred Knechtel of London. Also survived by her many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents, Ephraim Knechtel and the former Edna Snyder and one brother, Paul in 1940. Relatives and friends may call at the Ratz-Bechtel Funeral Home, 621 King St. W., Kitchener on Saturday, Sept. 22 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Transfer will be made on Sunday at 1 p.m. to Mannheim Mennonite Church for the funeral service at 3 p.m., with Pastor David Tiessen officiating. Interment in the adjoining church cemetery. Reception will follow in the church basement. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Mennonite Central Committee and may be placed by contacting the fu-neral home at 745-9495.


      The Record Newspaper 21 Sep 2001

  • Sources 
    1. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Lila Knechtel - Martin.

    2. [S490] News - ON, Waterloo, Kitchener - The Record (1994-March 2008), Obituary of Grace Knechtel - 21 Sep 2001.

    3. [S2403] News - Unidentified Newspaper Obituary, Obituary of Grace Knechtel - 2001.

    4. [S8] News - Gospel Herald, January 7, 1975 - page 14 obit of Ephraim Knechtel.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Sep 2001 - St. Jacobs, Woolwich Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Sep 2001 - Mannheim Mennonite Cemetery, Wilmot Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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