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Dennis E. Canfield

Published: Monday, July 1, 2013 1:15 a.m. CDT

CHANA – Dennis E. Canfield, 59, of Chana, died Saturday, June 29, 2013, at Serenity Hospice Home in Oregon.

He was born Aug. 13, 1953, in Rochelle, the son of Russell and Irma Jean (Langholf) Canfield.

Dennis was a 1971 graduate of Oregon High School and a graduate of Kishwaukee Community College. He was employed as a mechanic for Stocking Implement and then at the Byron Nuclear Station.

Dennis was a member of Chana United Methodist Church and loved fishing, hunting and working on old tractors.

He is survived by his brother, Dwight (Ruth) Canfield of Chana; sister, Nancy (Michael) McPherson; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation is 10 a.m. and the funeral 11 a.m. Wednesday at at Chana United Methodist Church. The Rev. Javier Martinez will officiate.

Burial will be at Chapel Hill Cemetery in Chana.

Memorials may be directed to Serenity Hospice and Home or Chana United Methodist Church.

Farrell-Holland-Gale Funeral Home in Oregon is handling arrangements. Visit to send condolences.

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