July 4, 1891 – July 21, 1980
Passed away at his residence, 45 Caroline St. N., Waterloo, on Monday, July 21, 1980, Eldon H. Dahmer, aged 89 years.
Born in Conestogo, he had been employed at B.F. Goodrich Canada Ltd. for many years, until retiring and later at CKCO Television. A member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Waterloo. He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Dahmer.
Surviving is his wife, the former Perseda Ritter; two daughters, Mrs. Robert (Jean) Goldsworthy of Waterloo, Mrs. Robert (Ruth) Bald of Kitchener; one brother, Norman of Kitchener; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by four brothers and one sister.
Mr. Dahmer’s family will receive friends at the Edward R. Good Funeral Home, 171 King St. S., Waterloo, after 2 p.m. in Tuesday, until Wednesday noon. Following a private family committal service at Parkview cemetery, a public memorial service will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Waterloo, Wednesday, at 2:30 p.m., Rev. A. L. Conrad will officiate.
Expressions of sympathy may be shown by contributions to the Organ Fund of St. John’s Lutheran Church, the Canadian Cancer Society or the Ontario Heart Foundation.
When Eldon Henry Dahmer was born on July 4, 1891, in Conestogo, Ontario, Canada, his father, George Dahmer, was 31 and his mother, Christina Licht, was 32. He married Perseda Philippina Ritter on June 6, 1925, in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Ontario, Canada in 1891. He died in 1980, in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 89, and was buried at Parkview Cemetery in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.