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Anita C. Candy

February 6, 1948 February 23, 2011
Anita C. Candy
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Cherished Sister & Aunt

Winnebago - Anita C. Candy, 63, of Winnebago, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Wednesday, February 23, 2011, in OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, Rockford, following a courageous battle with a disabling disease, surrounded by her loving family. Born on February 6, 1948, in Los Angeles, the daughter of Albert B. and Jeannette D. (Beard) Candy. Graduated from Pecatonica High School in 1966. Most recently was a secretary for Warner Chiropractic. She was an active member of New Life Bible Church. Anita was a voracious reader and the Bible was her favorite book. She had a ready smile for everyone she came in contact with.

Anita is lovingly survived by her sisters, Jeannette (Max) Sculley of Coppell, Texas, Lynn Heffran of Rockford, and Laurel (John) Brigham of Winnebago; brother, Blair Candy of Carrollton, Texas; nieces and nephews, Laura Lettieri , Chad (Charisa) Brigham, Eric (Valerie Kraman) Brigham, Bradley Heffran, and Rachel (Gus) Strominger. She was predeceased by her parents; sister, Michele Cronin; and niece, Heather Ban.

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Service for close friends and church family is at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 26, 2011, in Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago, with visitation from 1:00 p.m. until service time; Pastor Gary Turner of New Life Bible Church, Winnebago, will officiate. Burial in Winnebago Cemetery.
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