Martha "Jane" Canter

May 13, 1925 ~ March 12, 2020 (age 94)


Martha "Jane" Canter, 94 of Jeffersonville, IN, passed away on Thursday, March 12, 2020.

Visitation will be from 9:00am to 1:00pm on Friday, March 20, 2020 at Legacy Funeral Center, 921 Main Street, Jeffersonville, IN.  A private family service will follow with burial next to her husband at Eastern Cemetery.

She was a native of Jeffersonville and a former resident of Sebring, FL.  She retired from American Commercial Barge Line and was a member of Park Memorial United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 59 years, Willard D. Canter: parents Phillip and Bernice Hagest; daughter Phyllis Wilkins; daughter-in-law Nancy Canter and sisters Naomi Page Bray, and Anna Mary "Skeeter" Everhart.

She is survived by her two sons, Melvin (Deborah) Canter, Wickenburg AZ; and Charles "Chuck" Canter; son-in-law Dick Wilkins, both of Jeffersonville; 8 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren and 7 great-great-grandchildren.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Park Memorial United Methodist Church.

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March 20, 2020

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Legacy Funeral Center
921 Main Street
Jeffersonville, IN 47130

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