William H. Canfield, 71

SEPT. 9, 1941-ARCH 16, 2013

March 17, 2013

William H. “Bill” Canfield, 71, of West Chaplin Street, Sharpsburg, Md., passed away Saturday, March 16, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown.

Born Sept. 9, 1941, in Keedysville, Md., he was the son of the late Herbert and Freda (Clipp) Canfield.

He attended Boonsboro High School.

He was employed by BFI Trucking of Williamsport.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman.

He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Katherine “Faye” (Gift) Canfield, whom he married July 31, 1970; son, Scott Canfield and wife, Andrea, of Sharpsburg; sister, Darlene Albritton and husband, Jim, of Sharpsburg; brothers, Arthur Canfield and wife, Mary, of Keedysville and Charles Canfield and wife, Carmen, of Sharpsburg; granddaughter, Nicole Canfield and fiancé, Jason Griffith, of Sharpsburg; canine companion, Smokey, and great-granddog, Zim; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by sisters, Joyce Canfield and Larraine Schroyer.

Services and burial will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Memorial donations may be made to Washington County Humane Society, 13011 Maugansville Road, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Arrangements were made by J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, Md.

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