|Barbara Erb Gascho|
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|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1835|
|Death: ||Mar. 23, 1931|
Daughter of Elizabeth (Schultz) and Christian Erb, 2nd wife of Bishop John Gascho.
Barbara's stone has not been located. Her death record indicates that she was buried here, as does the following obit.
Gascho.- Barbara Erb, widow of the late Bishop John Gascho, was born near Baden, Ont., Feb. 2, 1835; died at the home of one of her step-grandchildren (Mrs. Jacob B. Iutzi. in Baden), March 23, 1931; aged 96 y. 1 m. 21 d. She was the second wife of the late Bishop John Gascho who proceeded her in death a little over 21 years ago. No children were born to this union. In her early years she accepted Christ as her personal Savior and united with the Amish Mennonite Church in Wilmot, of which she was a faithful member until death. She was the last member of a family of 11 children and died of infirmities from of old age. She leaves the following step-children: Mrs. John Steinman, Christian, Jacob, Mrs. D.H. Steinman, David, Menno, Daniel, and many other friends and relatives. Funeral services were conducted at the house by Bro. Peter Boshart and at the Steinman Church by Dan Lebold and Jacob R. Bender. Burial in the adjoining cemetery.
John Gascho (1830 - 1909)*
Barbara Gascho Steinmann (1861 - 1936)*
David E Gascho (1867 - 1944)*
Steinmann Mennonite Cemetery
Waterloo Regional Municipality
Created by: Scott Buschlen
Record added: Oct 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22149491
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