Mary A. Canada

Mary Adeline Crum Canada

91, of Indianapolis, passed away Monday May 13, 2013. She was born January 21, 1922 in Kirksville, Indiana, one of ten children to Thomas and Alice (East) Crum.

She graduated from Bloomington High School and served in the Womens Army Air Corps. She married Lloyd R. Canada in 1945. Mary retired from American States Insurance and was a volunteer at Community Hospital East. Mary was a longtime member of Post Road Christian Church.

Mary, affectionately referred to as Aunt Mary, G-ma Mary, Grandma and Mom was an example of a godly woman to all. She is survived by three sons, Gary (Kellie), Mark ( Kathy), Scott (Kris); 6 grandchildren 1 deceased and 15 great grandchildren; her sister Dorothy Jones (Walter) and her brother Keith Crum (Iris).

Funeral services will be at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 18 in Flanner and Buchanan - Memorial Park , 9350 E. Washington St. Indianapolis, IN 46229, where friends are invited to visit from 10:30 a.m. until the time of service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the for breast cancer research, 5635 W. 96th St. #100 Indianapolis, IN 46278. Condolences may be made online at:

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on May 16, 2013