Margaret “Peg” (nee Bosworth) Canny, 85, died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at the Tidewell Hospice House in Sarasota, Fla.
She was born Nov. 22, 1927, in Johnson City, N.Y.
Peg focused her life on caring for her family. She also was a volunteer at Sarasota Memorial Hospital and Peace River Regional Medical Center for many years. Peg will be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She has a great spirit and wonderful sense of humor.
Peg is survived by her husband of 62 years, Jim; her five daughters, Julie Mathis, Gayle (Vince) Goulding, Midge (Mark) Lightbody, Chris (Mark) LoManto and Colleen (Tom) Hinsberg; and her eight granddaughters.
The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. prior to the memorial Mass at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at San Antonio Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Claire Bridge Venice, a memory care house, at 1200 Avenida del Circo, Venice, FL 34285.