Laura Leah Cannavo


Laura Leah Cannavo passed into the peace of the Lord April 11, 2011 surrounded by family at Advocate General Hospital in Des Plaines, Ill. She was born Nov. 28, 1950 in Milwaukee.

Laura lived in Des Plaines for many years as well as having traveled throughout the United States during her lifetime.

Laura is survived by her beloved father and mother Clayton and Charity (nee Wiggins) Cannavo of West Bend. She is further survived by her sisters Marianne Lindquist, East Bay Calif., Linda Mertens of West Bend and brothers Stephen (Cherry) Cannavo of West Bend and Cameron (Jennifer) Cannavo of Oostburg, Wis.; loving nieces Heidi Lindquist and Nicole (John) Stark, Sara Cannavo; adored nephews Adam Gerhard, Kristoffer (Sandra) Lindquist, Steven Cannavo, Jr., and Christopher (Anna) Cannavo and Daniel Nolan Cannavo; along with many aunts and uncles, great nieces and nephews and friends near and far. She will be greatly missed.

A private family service was held at the Phillip Funeral Home on April 15, 2011.

In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made to charity of the donorís choice in Laura's name.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family, (262) 338-2050, or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.