Pharos-Tribune

September 1, 2013

Wanda C. Canfield


Pharos-Tribune

---- — NEW WAVERLY — Wanda C . Canfield, 87, New Wavery, passed away at 3 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis.

Born April 15, 1926, in Fort Wayne, she was the daughter of the late Vern Oscar and Brooksie Colleen (Lohman) Smith. On March 18, 1950, in Fort Wayne, she married Robert E. Canfield, who preceded her in death Sept. 1, 2012.

Wanda was a homemaker, former clerk at A & P, dance instructor for Arthur Murray Dance Studio and a former Avon sales lady.

She was past president of the Logansport Kennel Club and Miami Township Extension Homemakers. Wanda attended New Waverly United Methodist Church, Central High School and was a Lewis Cass band booster. She enjoyed oil painting, ceramics, dog shows, fishing and spending time at the lake with family and friends.

Survivors include two sons, Rick (Teri) Canfield of Walton and Timothy Canfield of Frankfort; one brother, Vern (Marlene) Smith of Florida; five grandchildren, Dana Canfield of Indianapolis, Justin Canfield of Walton, Brandee (Justin) Hoffman of LaGrange, Barry Canfield of Melbourne Beach, Fla. and Zachary Canfield of Richmond, Va.; four great-grandchildren, Monica Canfield, Brooklyn Canfield, Danessa Hoffman and Ayden Hoffman; and several nieces and nephews.

Wanda was preceded in death by two sisters, Laurie Garland and Doris Jean Feasby; and one brother, William Hartleroad.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Gundrum Funeral Home. Burial will be in Ever-Rest Memorial Park Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the Logansport Kennel Club, 3844 S. 200 East, Logansport, IN 46947.

You may sign the guest book and leave online condolences at www.gundrumcares.com.