Helen J. Canfield


April 30, 1941 - May 2, 2018

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Helen J. Canfield, age 77 of Miami Township, passed away surrounded by her family, May 2, 2018 at the Hospice of Cincinnati, Blue Ash Unit. She was born April 30, 1941 in Troy, New York the daughter of Harold and Helen (nee Glogowski) Talbot. On November 25, 1961 she married James Canfield who survives. Helen was the second person hired for the soon to be open SEM Haven in Milford and she retired as the Director of Nursing at SEM Haven after 36 years of service. The Canfield Court Wing was named in her honor. Along with her husband she is survived by her children and spouses; Donna Canfield & Mary Pat Dowhy, James Canfield III, Susan & Scott Smith, Tim Canfield & Danielle Gibson, Frances & Brian Knechtly, grandchildren; Mallory Canfield, Samantha (Jeff Grabo) Knechtly, Andrew Knechtly, Haylie (Damian) Young, Noah Smith, Seth Smith, Aven Smith, Rachel Canfield, great-grandchildren; Ava Canfield & Pierce Dowhy-Canfield and a sister & brother-in-law Margaret &Tony Galluppi. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:30 AM Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 5890 Buckwheat Rd. Milford, 45150 with visitation 9:00 to 11:00 AM on Saturday, May 5th at the Evans Funeral Home in Milford. Reverend Michael Cordier will celebrate the Mass. Memorials in Helen's memory can be made to the SEM Haven Employee's Fund, 225 Cleveland Ave. Milford, OH 45150

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