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1934 Julia Esther Canada 2024

Julia Canada

December 2, 1934 — May 19, 2024


Julia Esther (Heishman) Canada, age 89 of Crawfordsville, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2024 at Whitlock Place in Crawfordsville. She was born in Indianapolis on December 2, 1934 to the late Riley and Rebecca (Graves) Heishman.

Julia graduated from St. John Academy in Indianapolis. On August 6, 1952 she married Darrell Lee Canada, who preceded her in death on September 19, 2016. She was a loving mother and homemaker. She loved sewing, knitting, crafting and reading.

She is survived by a daughter, Debra (Dave) Harwood of Crawfordsville; a son, David (Teresa) Canada of Tennessee; four grandchildren, Christy (Joe) O'Brien, Amy (Jeremiah) Gleason, Lori Canada, and Chris DZ; three great-grandchildren, Emma Gleason and Kenzie and Colin O'Brien.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Darrell; a grandson, Jason Canada; two brothers, Charlie and Carrol Heishman, and a sister, Dorothy Pinkerton.

There will be a graveside service on Wednesday, May 22, 2024 at 11:00am at the IOOF Cemetery in Jamestown. Sanders Funeral Care Crawfordsville entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences online at

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Wednesday, May 22, 2024

11:00 - 11:30 am (Eastern time)

Jamestown I.O.O.F Cemetery

State Rd 75, Jamestown, IN 46147

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