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MARY "DESSIE" KANNIARD

March 31, 1941 ~ April 28, 2021 (age 80)

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MARY "DESSIE" KANNIARD

Mary "Dessie" Kanniard, 80, of Bradford, passed away at 1:05 a.m. Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at the Hospice Unit of Upper Valley Medical Center. She was born March 31, 1941 in Harlan County, Kentucky to the late Glen and Lela (Peace) Helton. She married Harold G. Kanniard Sr., August 9, 1963 in Columbus; he preceded her in death February 10, 2019.

Survivors include three children, Harold (Verna) Kanniard Jr. of Piqua, Raymond (Julie) Kanniard of Conway, South Carolina, Pamela (Mark) Dahm of Early, Iowa; twelve grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; and two brothers, Donald (Linda) Helton, Kenneth (Pam) Helton, both of Georgia. She was preceded in death by five brothers and three sisters.

Mary was a member of Madison Avenue First Church of God. She worked for many years as a quality control coordinator for iVex Protective Packaging. She enjoyed crocheting and singing; especially at church. She also enjoyed staying up to date on politics. In her younger years she served as a Den Mother in the Cub Scouts and a leader for the Campfire Girls. She absolutely adored her grandchildren and enjoyed traveling to see them.

A service to honor her life will begin at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 1, 2021 at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home with Pastor Scott Stremmel officiating. Burial will follow at Beechwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County, Inc. P.O. Box 502, Troy, OH 45373 Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy, to be provided to the family, may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.

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Visitation
Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home
Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home
333 W. High Street
Piqua, OH US 45356
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KANNIARD, "DESSIE" MARY - Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home 333 W. High Street Piqua, OH 45356
333 W. High Street Piqua, OH 45356
Saturday, May 1, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM


Service
Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home
Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home
333 W. High Street
Piqua, OH US 45356
Map / Directions
- Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home
KANNIARD, "DESSIE" MARY - Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home 333 W. High Street Piqua, OH 45356
333 W. High Street Piqua, OH 45356
Saturday, May 1, 2021
11:00 AM

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