Donald A. Cansdale Jr., age 60, passed away peacefully Monday, March 27, 2017 at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester.
Don was born June 29, 1956 in Wayland, a son of Donald A. & Harriet (Wolfanger) Cansdale Sr. He was an auto mechanic at Dave's Auto in Naples, he also was formerly the owner/operator of Mr.C's Restaurant in Springwater and worked spraying potatoes for Upstate Applications. In addition to his parents, he was also predeceased by 2 nephews, Chris & Richie Cansdale.
Don enjoyed hunting, snowmobiling, working on automobiles, building bird houses with his grandchildren, and especially fishing; ice fishing, stream fishing, pond fishing, all types of fishing, but most of all he loved spending time with his grandchildren and family.
Don is survived by his wife, Sandie; his daughters, Brandi (Jeff) Lilley & Mindi Fisher; his step-children, Brian (Michelle) Nadeau, Jason (Amanda) Nadeau and Sheena Schafer (Eric Huynh); 4 grandchildren, Erica, Marissa, Isabella & Emma; 6 step-grandchildren, Hayleigh, Erika Jade, Riley, Christian, Lynsey & Shania; his siblings, Shelia (Dale) George, Linda Nowak, Ronald (Sandy) Cansdale, Richard Cansdale (Ceil Weaver), Lori (Chuck) McCurry, Sheri (Kevin) Frail, Doug (Nikki) Cansdale & Duane (Bonnie) Cansdale; aunts & uncles, Gene & Madeline Wolfanger, Al & Jan Cansdale and Katie Menz; many nieces, nephews & cousins.
Friends may call 1-3 & 5-7 pm Wednesday at the Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, 300 West Naples St., Wayland, where funeral services will be at 7 pm. Burial with prayers will be at 11 am, Thursday in the Village Cemetery, Wayland.
Contributions may be made to the The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Donor Services PO Box 4072, Pittsfield, MA 01202, or American Heart Assoc., 25 Circle St #102, Rochester, NY 14607 or to a charity of the donor's choice.