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Ezra Bast
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Birth: Aug. 17, 1901
Death: Jun. 23, 1964

GOSPEL HERALD - Volume LVII, Number 29 - July 28, 1964 - pp 655, 656

Bast, Ezra, son of Christian and Elizabeth (Boshart) Bast, was born in East Zorra Twp., Ont., Aug. 17, 1901; died at the Stratford General Hospital, after a long illness, June 23, 1964; aged 62 y. 10 m. 6 d. On Dec. 8, 1927, he was married to Lena Stere, who survives. Also surviving are one son (Glenn), 5 daughters (Laurene - Mrs. Edward Zehr, Audrey - Mrs. Gordon Steinman, Mary Ellen - Mrs. John Ruby, Phyllis, and Sharon), 3 sisters (Irene - Mrs. William Yost, Clara - Mrs. Clayton Kropf, and Dorothy - Mrs. Edgar Moyer*), 4 brothers (Allan, Wesley, John, and Nelson), and 10 grandchildren. One brother preceded him in death. He was a member of the East Zorra Church, where funeral services were held June 26, in charge of David Schwartzentruber, Dan Zehr, Dan Wagler, and Henry Yantzi.

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 Parents:
  Christian Bast (1875 - 1937)
  Elizabeth Boshart Bast (1875 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  Lena Stere Bast (1908 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Allan Bast (1900 - 1985)*
  Ezra Bast (1901 - 1964)
  Edith "Irene" Bast Yost (1903 - 1998)*
  Wesley Bast (1904 - 1977)*
  John Bast (1905 - 1983)*
  Nelson Bast (1907 - 2000)*
  Andrew Clarence Bast (1910 - 1964)*
  Clara Bast Kropf (1912 - 1965)*
  Dorothy Bast Mayer (1916 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Zorra Mennonite Cemetery
East Zorra-Tavistock
Oxford County Municipality
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: Allan Dettweiler
Record added: Aug 01, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20741242
Ezra Bast
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