Verna Edith Cancil, a resident of Colorado Springs for 58 years, passed away December 25, 2012. She was a wonderful homemaker who was faced with many medical and physical challenges, but was a fighter through it all. She was born on February 14, 1925 in Hastings, Nebraska to Mr. and Mrs. Herman Kort. She worked at Hallmark for many years. She is survived by her sons: Dan (wife Adelle) Cancil, and Allan (wife MaryAnn) Cancil; four grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank J. Cancil. A visitation will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, December 31, 2012 at the Shrine of Remembrance â€œAmerica the Beautifulâ€ Chapel, with a funeral service to follow at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel. Burial will then take place at Evergreen Cemetery. Online Condolences: ShrineOfRemembrance.com
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Shrine of Remembrance Mausoleum/Funeral Home
1730 East Fountain Blvd.
Colorado Springs, CO 80910
Published in The Gazette on Dec. 27, 2012