Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

August 31, 2013

Wanda C. Canfield

April 15, 1926 - Aug. 28, 2013


Kokomo Tribune

---- — Wanda C . Canfield, 87, New Wavery, passed away at 3 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, in St. Vincent Hospital of 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 in death Sept. 1, 2012.

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

She was past president of the Logansport Kennel Club and Miami Township Extension Homemakers. Wanda attended the 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, Walton, and Timothy Canfield, Frankfort; one brother, Vern (Marlene) Smith, Florida; five grandchildren, Dana Canfield, Indianapolis, Justin Canfield, Walton, Brandee (Justin) Hoffman, LaGrange, Barry Canfield, Melbourne Beach, Fla., and Zachary Canfield, 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, Logansport. Burial will be in the Ever-Rest Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at Gundrum Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the Logansport Kennel Club. You may sign the guest book and leave online condolences at www.gundrumcares.com.