Obituaries - Wendell McCANCE
Who: Wendell S. McCance, 49, of Bushnell. Died: 5:30 a.m. Saturday, October 18, 1975, at Veteran's Hospital, Iowa City. Funeral: Monday, 1:30 p.m. at the Martin-Hollis Funeral Home, Rev. Albert Snyder officiating. Burial: Bushnell Cemetery. Born: March 5, 1926, Swan Creek, Warren County. Parents: Claude and Grace Scott McCance. Married: Mae Ford, Sept. 6, 1947, Macomb; she survives. Survived by: one son, Gerald McCance, Bushnell; four daughters, Mrs. Jackie (Peggy) Kirby, Bushnell, Glenna McCance, Galesburg, Janet and Robin, at home; three grandchildren; five brothers, Claude, Kenneth, Glen, Gene and Gaylord, all of Bushnell; seven sisters, Mrs. Doris Henseley, Chicago, Mrs. Helen Suter, Mrs. Inez Ruark, Mrs. Nola Avery, Mrs. Theda Trout, Mrs. Peggy Williamson, and Mrs. Josphine Sorrells, all of Bushnell. Preceded in death by: parents. History: employed by Vaughan Manufacturing Co., Bushnell for 29 years; Veteran of WWII; member of the Bushnell VFW Post, American Legion, Table Grove; volunteer fireman for the Bushnell Fire Dept.
Contributed by Eileen Harper Worthington