Ada H. Feldner, 97, of Canton, IL passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2011 at 3:15 pm at Graham Extended Care, Canton.
She was born May 6, 1914, in Hopewell Junction, N.Y., the daughter of Morgan and Jane (Smith) Davies. She married Merlin L. Feldner on May 17, 1936 in Canton. He died April 9, 2003.
Surviving are three children; Nancy (Paul) Mellican of Safety Harbor, FL, David Feldner of Marietta, and Linda Brown of Canton; eight grandchildren; Megan, Jennifer, Diana, Becky, Seth, Hanah, Kimberly, and Michael; and eleven great grandchildren.
Also preceding her in death were her parents; one infant son, Merlin Jr.; and two brothers, Morgan and Brinley Davies.
Ada was a 1932 graduate of Canton High School where she was on the “Pennant” staff and was a founding member of the “Peter Pan” club. She was a secretary for the Fulton County Farm Bureau.
She was a member of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, the Canton YWCA Board, and was an active volunteer in Girl Scouting, the American Red Cross, and her church. She was also a member of the Skirt and Shirt Square Dance Club of Canton.
Services will be Wednesday, June 29th at 11:00 am at Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home, Canton with visitation one hour prior. The Rev. Gary Dalmasso will officiate. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Canton.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Red Cross or Canton YWCA.