Obituaries - Mae McCANCE
Macomb Daily Journal, Monday, August 20, 1990
Who: Mae McCance, 61, of Bushnell. Died: 12:18 a.m., Sunday, August 19, 1990 at McDonough District Hospital. Funeral: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Martin-Hollis Funeral Home in Bushnell, Rev. Frank Fillitt officiating. Burial: Bushnell Cemetery. Born: June 24, 1929, near Good Hope. Parents: Enock and Pansy (Duncan) Ford. Married: Wendell S. McCance, Sept. 6, 1947, Macomb; he died Oct. 18, 1975. Survived by: one son, Gerald McCance of Princeton; four daughters, Mrs. Jack (Peggy) Kirby, Mrs. Mike (Glenna) Emmert, Mrs. Frank (Janet) Draughn and Mrs. Dean (Robin) Ebbert, all of Bushnell; three brothers, Bob Ford of Bushnell, Gene Ford of Ft. Wayne, Ind., Don Ford of Toledo, Ohio; four sisters, her twin, Faye Shriver, Maxine Long of Bushnell, Rose Zerkle of Macomb and Karen Cooper of Ft. Madison, Iowa; 12 grandchildren and two great grandchildren. History: owned and operated the coffee shop at the Bushnell VFW; worked at the Hi-Way Cafe in Bushnell; member of the Bushnell VFW Auxiliary; former member of the Bushnell Fire Department Auxiliary.
Contributed by Eileen Harper Worthington