Gary L. Canole
age 78 of Massillon, died Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at Mercy Medical Center. He was born Nov. 10, 1934 in Saginaw, Mich., the son of the late Robert E. and Oda (Lighthousinger) Canole. He was a Navy veteran serving during World War II. Gary retired from GM.
Gary is survived by his wife, Ann Canole; daughter, Michele Smrekar; two grandsons, Doug and Patrick Smrekar; three stepchildren; and many step-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Monday, June 24 at Heitger Funeral Home-Massillon Chapel, 639 First St. NE from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Funeral Service will be held following the visitation at Heitger Funeral Home at 7 p.m. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery, in St. Charles, Mich. In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to
, 525 North Broad St., Canfield, OH 44406 or Mercy Hospice, Fund Development Department, 1320 Mercy Drive N.W., Canton, OH 44708. Please leave condolences at
Heitger Funeral Service - MASSILLON CHAPEL 330-833-3248
Massillon's Oldest Family Owned Business
Heitger Funeral Services, Massillon Chapel
639 First Street Northeast Massillon, OH 44646
Published in The Repository on June 23, 2013