Jean Langholf Canfield

Death:Tuesday, July 14, 2009
Ogle Co, Illinois

CHANA - Jean Canfield, 81, lifelong Chana area resident, died Tuesday, July 14, 2009 in Ogle County Hospice Serenity Home, Oregon. Born November 13, 1927 in Rochelle, the daughter of Frank and Alice Canfield Langholf. Married to Russell Canfield July 20, 1946 in Chana. Jean was a graduate of Ashton High School and farmed with her husband for many years after their marriage. She was a member of Chana United Methodist Church, UMW of the church, Chana Mothers' Club and Garden Club. Jean enjoyed quilting, needle point, refinishing furniture and gardening. Survived by her husband, Russell of Chana; sons, Dennis Canfield and Dwight (Ruth) Canfield, both of Chana; daughter, Nancy (Michael) McPherson of Grayslake; grandchildren: Amy, Mandy, Dustin, Michael, Derek and Darren; great grandchildren: Jack, Joey, Nadine, Emma, Carson and Macy; brothers: Glenn (Joyce) Langholf of Dixon and Bruce (Julie) Langholf of Franklin Grove; sisters: Marilyn (Cecil) Toler of Dongola, Ill., Karen Groenhagen of Lawrence, Kan., and Evelyn Grap of California. Predeceased by her parents, sister, Marie Schier and brother, Frances Langholf. Services will be held at 11:00am Saturday July 18 in Chana United Methodist Church preceded by visitation beginning at 9:30am at the church. Pastor Rich Fassig will officiate and nursery facilities will be available. Burial in Chapel Hill Cemetery, Chana. Memorials may be made to Chana United Methodist Church or Ogle County Hospice. Arrangements by Farrell-Holland -Gale Funeral Home, Oregon.

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