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Orville Canen
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Birth: Jul. 14, 1890
Wakarusa
Elkhart County
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 19, 1972
Elkhart County
Indiana, USA


Orville Canen, 81, of 1115 W. Hively. died Monday evening at the Fountain View Nursing Home. He had been ill one year. He was born July 14, 1890, in Wakarusa, and was married to Bessie Blocher in 1915. She survives with three sons, Glenn and Gerald, both of Elkhart, and Paul C, Constantine; seven daughters, Mrs. Pauline F. Lyons, Mrs. George (Margaret) Shannon, Mrs. Devon (Mildred) Masuth and Mrs. Paul (Nyla) Franklin, all of Elkhart, Mrs. Ralph (Erma) Hoover, Clinton, Iowa, Mrs. William R. (Mariam) Seybold, South Bend, and Mrs. LaVern (Joyce) Parks, Rochester; 32 grandchildren, and 11 greatgrandchildren. Four sons preceded him in death. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Walley Mills Zimmerman Funeral Home with the Rev. Lester Zimmerman of First Church of the Nazarene officiating. Burial will be in Olive Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home after 2 p.m. Wednesday. Mr. Canen was a retired maintenance man with Penn Central Railroad.

Elkhart Truth; March 21, 1972
 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Canen (1859 - 1931)
  Edith May Glimanhaga Canen (1873 - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  Bessie A Blocher Canen (1894 - 1985)
 
 Children:
  Margaret V Canen Shanholt (1916 - 2001)*
  Pauline F Canen McClane (1918 - 2011)*
  Charles Canen (1920 - 1935)*
  LaVern James Canen (1922 - 1935)*
  Wayne Lamar Canen (1927 - 1935)*
  Paul W Canen (1928 - 2004)*
  Glenn W. Canen (1930 - 1998)*
  Mildred M Canen Masuth (1933 - 2004)*
 
 Sibling:
  Orville Canen (1890 - 1972)
  Gertrude Canen Myers (1891 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Olive Cemetery
Wakarusa
Elkhart County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: James Climenhage
Originally Created by: Linda K
Record added: May 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69466258
Orville Canen
Added by: Robert Ashton
 
Orville Canen
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