Russell L. Canfield

Death:Thursday, June 3, 2010
Ogle Co, Illinois

CHANA - Russell L. Canfield, 84, lifelong Chana resident, died Thursday June 3, 2010 in Ogle County Hospice Serenity Home, Oregon. Born January 13, 1926 in Rochelle, the son of Earl and Bessie Fowler Canfield. Married to Irma Jean Langholf July 20, 1946; she died July 14, 2009. Russell farmed all his life in Chana and also worked at E.D. Etnyre & Co. and for Pine Rock Township. He was a member of Chana United Methodist Church and Ogle County Farm Bureau. Survived by: 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, Macy and Jake; and brother, Eugene (Ruthanne) Canfield of Chana. Also predeceased by his parents, brother Glenn Canfield, and sister Joyce Falconer. Private family graveside services will be held at Chapel Hill Cemetery, Chana with Pastor Rich Fassig officiating. Visitation will be held Monday June 7 from 9:00 to 11:00am in Chana United Methodist Church followed by luncheon in the church. Memorials may be made to Chana United Methodist or Ogle County Hospice. The family was assisted by Farrell-Holland Gale Funeral Home, Oregon

Source: Mortuary Obit

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