Donald Cansdale Jr.

Obituary of Donald Cansdale Jr.

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.