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Christian R. "Christ" Erb
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Birth: Mar. 30, 1899
Death: Dec. 6, 1960

JANUARY 24, 1961 - Volume LIV, Number 4 - Gospel Herald page 94 Erb, Christian, son of Peter and Mary (Ropp) Erb, was born March 30, 1899, died at the St. Mary's Hospital, Kitchener, Ont., Dec. 6, 1960; aged 61 y. 8 m. 6 d. On Dec. 2, 1920, he was married to Madelaine Gerber. Surviving are his wife, 12 children (Verna-Mrs. Lorne Leis, Milverton; Clara-Mrs. Earl Meyers, Markstay; Betty, at home; Wilma-Mrs. Floyd Good, Plattsville; Erma-Mrs. Milo Good, Bridgeport; Grace-Mrs. Willard Beuhler, Wannapatti; Eleanor-Mrs. Freeman Mast, Kansas City, Mo.; Doris, Kitchener, Ont.; Helen, at home: Earl, Milverton; Raymond, Elora; and Lloyd, at home), one sister (Emma-Mrs. Samuel Nafziger, Brunner), and 15 grandchildren. One son and one sister preceded him in death. He was a member of the Riverdale Church, where services were held Dec. 9, in charge of Menno Zehr and David Jantzi. 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter L. Erb (1864 - 1941)
  Mary Ropp Erb (1865 - 1942)
 
 Spouse:
  Mattie Gerber Erb (1900 - 1980)
 
 Children:
  William Erb*
  Earle G. Erb (1925 - 2004)*
  Betty Ann Erb (1930 - 1995)*
  Helen Louise Erb Ewing (1943 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Erb Nafziger (1890 - 1947)*
  Emma Erb Nafziger (1895 - 1974)*
  Christian R. Erb (1899 - 1960)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverdale Mennonite Cemetery
Millbank
Perth County
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: Allan Dettweiler
Record added: Oct 28, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 43641341
Christian R. Christ Erb
Added by: Allan Dettweiler
 
 
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