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 Canon Calmer Sholander

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Canon Calmer Sholander

  • Birth 26 Mar 1889 Maynard, Chippewa County, Minnesota, USA
  • Death 10 Mar 1960 Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
  • Burial Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA
  • Plot Hillcrest, Lot 78, sp. 2A
  • Memorial ID 107212785

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.



  • Created by: Aimee Katherine Adamson
  • Added: 24 Mar 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 107212785
  • Aimee Katherine Adamson
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Canon Calmer Sholander (26 Mar 1889–10 Mar 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 107212785, citing Penwell-Gabel Cemetery and Mausoleum, Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Aimee Katherine Adamson (contributor 48025422) .