Canada, Edith Conner (born July 19, 1926) of Bon Air and formerly of Nathalie, Va. passed away August 20, 2022, at the age of 96. She was preceded in death by her parents, Veda and Berkley Conner, and her husband, David F. Canada; brothers Frank Conner, Linwood Conner, Harry Conner; and sister, Nora Mae Anderson. Edith is survived by her daughters, Karen C. O’Neal (Michael), and Rita C. Powell (Charles); grandchildren, M. David O’Neal; Courtney O’Neal (Tom); Rachal P. Kidd (David); and Nicole Powell; and great grandchildren, Gavin O’Neal, Riley O’Neal, and their mother, Sandra O’Neal; and Tommy Fitzpatrick. Edith loved her family, people in general, and especially children. She was a former Sunday school teacher and member of Bon Air Presbyterian Church during her more mobile years. She was also a childcare provider, a former school room parent, teacher aide, and secretary at Bon Air Elementary School. She was the beloved matriarch of our family and instigator of many fun and delicious, pie-infused family gatherings. We will miss her dearly.
Services will be private. In lieu of flowers please help a child in need.