INTERLACHEN, Fla. -- Wilma Bernice Cannoe, 83, of Interlachen, Fla., passed away Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center after a brief illness.
She was born in Coshocton County, and had been a resident of Interlachen for the past 34 years, coming from Jacksonville.
She had worked as a machine operator with Regal Ware Manufacturing, and was an excellent seamstress. She had made many quilts for her church.
She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Interlachen, and American Legion Auxiliary in Interlachen.
She enjoyed bowling and all the church activities, as well as participating in many of the American Legion Auxiliary activities.
Surviving are sons, Lester (Robin) Gray of Glenmont, and Ben Gray (Tonya Miller) of Lexington; a daughter, Cheryl Conrad of Lake Okeechobee; grandchildren, Michelle Hartung, Ka-Sandra Streit and Louis Gray; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Marion Martin of Killbuck; sisters, Norma Shinabarker, Dorothy Turner and Bonnie Martin, all of Glenmont, and Barb Chaney of Millersburg; stepsons, Frank Cannoe and fiancee, Jo Jo Soloff of Sarasota, Fla., Nicholas Jr. (Toni) Cannoe of Jacksonville, Fla., Anthony (Joanie) Cannoe of Kingsland, Ga. and Joseph Cannoe of Fort Myers, Fla.; and stepdaughters, Suzanne Morrison and Katrina Parsons, both of Jacksonville, Fla.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 33 years, AKCS Nicholas G. "Nick" Cannoe Sr., U.S. Navy (Ret.); a brother, William Martin; a grandson, Chad Gray; her parents, Lewis and Irene Martin; and a sister, Ruthann Dininger.
Calling hours were Friday, May 19, 2017, from 5-7 p.m. at Masters Funeral Home of Interlachen. A Mass of Christian Burial was Saturday, May 20, at 11 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Interlachen, with Father Jim Oneal officiating.
Memorial gifts may be sent to St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, P.O. Box 207, Interlachen, Fla. 32148.
Masters Funeral Home of Interlachen was in charge of arrangements. Friends may sign the online register at www.themastersfuneralhomes.com.