Grace L. Schier Canfield

Death:Sunday, December 19, 2010
Ogle Co, Illinois

Grace L. Canfield, 88, of Chana, died Sunday Dec. 19, 2010 in Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home, Mt. Morris. She was born Dec. 1, 1922 in Oregon the daughter of Hiram & Gertrude Doeden Schier. She married Glenn E. Canfield in Oregon on June 20, 1947; he died in 1997. Grace was an active member of Oregon Church of God and loved gardening and sharing her baked goods; she was a very giving person. She worked at the hardware store in Oregon for many years and also clerked at the Chana Sale Barn. She is survived by daughters, Kathleen (Robert) Boehme of Polo, & Ellen (Kurt) Laurent of Chana; son, Rick (Joanne) Canfield of Oregon; grandchildren, Nathan & Jay Laurent and Andrew & Whitney Canfield; great grandchild, Paxton Laurent; and brother, Hiram (Patricia) Schier, Jr. of PA. She was also preceded in death by brothers, Harold, Andrew, Russell, & Clarence Schier. Funeral services will be held Wednesday December 22, 2010 at 10:00 AM in the Oregon Church of God, 860 W. Oregon Trail Rd., with Pastor Michael Hoffman officiating. Visitation will be held at the church on Tuesday from 4:00-7:00 PM. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Cemetery, Chana. A memorial fund has been established in her name.

Source: Mortuary Obit

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