Mrs. Mary Lou Canan, 75, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Friday, December 25, 2009 at 2:38 PM at Heartland of Greenville. She was born on September 26, 1934 in Greenville, Ohio, to the late Samuel L. & Mary S. (Newlon) Myers.
Mary Lou was a homemaker and also was a beautician in her earlier years and also worked at the Yarn Dome in Greenville. She was a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary. She loved knitting, sewing, painting and her dogs.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her brother, Bob Myers; uncles, Lester and Frank Newlon.
She is survived by her husband, Dick Canan of Greenville, Ohio whom she married on September 25, 1955, son, Dan Canan of Greenville, Ohio as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
There will be a graveside service held on Tuesday, December 29, 2009 at 10:30 AM in the old section of the Greenville Cemetery, Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Samuel Hoeflich officiating. There will be no public visitation. Arrangements are under the direction of Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the American Heart Association.