Clara Canon

Service

Date: Thu, June 9, 2016
Start time: 2:00 pm
Location:
Chapel Hill Gardens Cemetery, graveside
Address:
4400 Merle Hay Rd Des Moines IA 50310
Arrangements By:
Merle Hay Funeral Home

Visitation

Date: Thu, June 9, 2016
Time: 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location:
Merle Hay Funeral Home
Address:
4400 Merle Hay Rd Des Moines IA 50310

Clara Canon

May 28, 1915 - June 4, 2016

Clara Canon, 101, passed away on Sat. June 4th at the Fountain West Care Center.  On Thur. June 9th a visitation will be held at the Merle Hay Funeral Home, 4400 Merle Hay Rd, from 1:00 to 2:00 pm followed immediately by a graveside service at Chapel Hill Gardens.

Clara was preceded in death by her parents, husband Ralph, daughter Joyce Onder and 6 siblings.  She is survived by two grandsons; Rich Onder of Johnston, Mark Onder of Nixa, MO and two great grandsons, Trey & Cade.

Over her lifetime Clara loved to dance, and was active with her husband in the Four Square dance community.  She also was an accomplished Polka Dancer.  Clara was a longtime employee at the Younkers department store downtown Des Moines, and she was a longtime member of the First Christian Church in Des Moines.

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