Lola Canavit, 91, of Macomb, Illinois, passed away at 11:18 AM Sunday June 12, 2022 at McDonough District Hospital in Macomb.

She was born Aug. 31, 1930 in Macomb, IL to Freddy and Violet (Dugger) Gossage. She married Tommy Canavit April 3, 1948. He preceded her in death on Feb. 8, 1996.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, a son Dannie Canavit, daughter-in-law Denise Canavit, a brother, Dale Eugene Canavit, and sisters, Reba Thompson and Faye McDaniel.

She is survived by her sons, Robert (Patty) Canavit of Birmingham, Illinois, Thomas Canavit of Troy, Illinois; several grandchildren also survive.

Lola loved the outdoors especially fishing and mushrooming.

Graveside services will be at 11 AM Wednesday June 15, 2022 at Blackburn Cemetery. Pastor Jim Eddy will officiate. Visitation will be Wednesday from 9-10 AM at the Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Scott Jennings Memorial Fishing Contest.

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