Sylvia Ann Kanaval, age 76, passed away peacefully Saturday, June 2, 2018 at the Finger Lakes Development IRA in Newark.
Sylvia was born August 7, 1941 in Wayland, a daughter of Reuben & Mildred (Ackley) Kanaval. Sylvia was a former resident of the Willard Psychiatric Center for several years; after which she resided at the home of Betty Kerrick in Penn Yan for over 10 years; then she was at the Gulick Rd. home in Naples. Her health then required her to move to the Finger Lakes IRA in Newark. In addition to her parents, Sylvia was also predeceased by 2 brothers, Anthony Kanaval & Reuben Kanaval Jr. and her great-niece, Devin Snyder.
Sylvia is survived by 2 sisters-in-law, Jacqueline Kanaval & Shirley (Pinky) Fairbrother; many nieces, nephews & cousins.
Friends may call 1 - 2:30pm Wednesday June 6, at the Walter E. Baird & Sons Funeral Home, 300 West Naples St., Wayland, where funeral and committal services will be held at 2:30 pm. Burial will be in Mapleview Cemetery, Cohocton.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Mapleview Cemetery, C/O Mike Parks, 49 Third Ave. Ext., Wayland, NY 14572.