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Canon Calmer Sholander
Birth: Mar. 26, 1889
Maynard
Chippewa County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1960
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA

This obituary was transcribed by Aimee Katherine Adamson, great-granddaughter of Canon C. Sholander, from either the morning edition of The Topeka Daily Capital newspaper or the evening edition of The Topeka State Journal newspaper on March 24, 2013.



Topeka Man Dies at 70

Canon C. Sholander, 70, of 322 Fillmore, died Wednesday at a Topeka hospital. He was born March 26, 1889, in Maynard, Minn.

Mr. Sholander was a member of the West Side Baptist Church and directed the choir there 38 years. He owned and operated a custom furniture store here many years before retiring in 1955.

Survivors include the widow, Mrs. Florence Sholander of the home; a son, Marlow of Pittsburgh, Pa.; two daughters, Mrs. Lois Sayler of 1716 W. 27th and Mrs. Doris Hunter of 825 Saline; a brother, Earl Sholander of Wichita; two sisters, Mrs. Maude Borthwick of Beeler, Kan., and Mrs. Dorothy Fredrickson of Concordia; and seven grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 9:30 a.m. Friday at the Wall-Diffenderfer Chapel. Burial will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Allfrid Olofsson Sjolander (1857 - 1912)
  Adelia Christine Danielson (Sjolander) Carlson (1869 - 1958)
 
 Spouse:
  Florence Maria Johnson Sholander (1892 - 1985)
 
 Children:
  Emery Alfred Sholander (1912 - 1914)*
  Marlow Sholander (1915 - 1995)*
  Lois C. Sholander Sayler (1916 - 2009)*
  Doris Marie Sholander Hunter (1920 - 2009)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lulu Virginia Sjolander Martinson (1887 - 1948)*
  Canon Calmer Sholander (1889 - 1960)
  Verna Vivian Sjolander Nims (1892 - 1946)*
  Earl Evans Sholander (1893 - 1964)*
  Maud Ernestine Sjolander Borthwick (1895 - 1979)*
  Dorothy Louise Sjolander Fredrickson (1902 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Penwell-Gabel Cemetery and Mausoleum
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Hillcrest, Lot 78, sp. 2A
 
Created by: Aimee Katherine Adamson
Record added: Mar 24, 2013
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Canon Calmer Sholander
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Canon Calmer Sholander
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