Grace Canby

Written by Theresa Rose on September 15, 2015

Grace Hanna Canby, age 79 of Sunrise Terrace Care Center, died Friday September 11, 2015 at the care center. The daughter of Edgar and Catherine Shumway, she was born February 11, 1936 at Livittown, New York. She married Vaughn Canby May 25, 1985. She worked for AT&T for over 30 years. She was a loving mother, a San Francisco Giant fan, animal lover and friend to all. The family would like to express appreciation to Sunrise Terrace Care Center for their care of Grace.

Survivors include: her husband Vaughn Canby of Sunrise Terrace in Winfield; three daughters, Francis Phillips, Patti Wasson and Nancy Glinka; four grandchildren; one step daughter, Susan Morales.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother John, stepson Bill Canby and her first husband Mike.

Cremation has been accorded and no services are planned at this time. Interment will be at a later date at Sheridan Cemetery, rural Mt. Union. Honts Funeral Home in Winfield is assisting the family with arrangements.