|Birth: ||Nov. 17, 1866|
|Death: ||Dec. 8, 1955|
Son of Jacob & Lydia (Leonard) Brenneman. Husband of 1.) Elizabeth Zehr 2.) Catherine Jantzi.
Gospel Herald - Volume XLIX , Number 5 - January 31, 1956---page 118, 119
Brenneman, David L., son of Jacob and Lydia (Lenard) Brenneman, was born in Perth Co., Ont., Nov. 17, 1866; passed to his reward after a brief illness at his home on Dec. 8, 1955; aged 89 y. 21 d. He was the oldest and a lifelong member of the East Zorra A. M. Congregation. On Dec. 1, 1887, he married Elizabeth Zehr, who preceded him in death. Dec. 15, 1916. This union was blessed with one son and 4 daughters, all surviving. (Amos, Kitchener, Ont.; Catherine-Mrs. John Kropf, Waterloo; Lydia-Mrs. Peter Bender, Tavistock; Annie-Mrs. Daniel Zehr, East Zorra; Lovina-Mrs. John Brenneman, Wilmot). On Nov. 30, 1917, in his second marriage, he was united to Catherine Yantzi, who is surviving together with 30 grandchildren and 54 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held at the East Zorra Church in charge of Henry Yantzi and Joel Swartzentruber. Interment was made in the adjoining cemetery.
Elizabeth Zehr Brenneman (1869 - 1916)
Catherine Yantzi Brenneman (1899 - 1961)
Catherine Brenneman Kropf (1891 - 1977)*
Lydia Brenneman Bender (1893 - 1981)*
Annie Brenneman Zehr (1898 - 1991)*
Lavina Brenneman Brenneman (1904 - 1996)*
Amish Mennonite Cemetery
Waterloo Regional Municipality
Created by: Allan Dettweiler
Record added: Dec 03, 2009
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