William McKay Canada
William McKay Canada, 87, of Reading, passed away Wednesday, May 19, 2021, at home. He was born December 15, 1933, in Quinton, Kentucky, a son of the late Everett and Effie Canada.
William was retired from CSX Railroad as an Engineer, was an Army veteran and attended Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Kenwood.
He is survived by his wife, Joan Canada, whom he married April 5, 1953; one son, Joseph M. Canada; one daughter, Barbara Oswald (Terry), 8 grandchildren; Stephanie, Charles, Raeann, Josh, Jason, Kayla, Michael, and Rebecca, and 10 great-grandchildren; Ava, Emalyn, Eva, Karley, Zachary, J.J., Kynsli, Bristol, Healy, and Florence.
He was also preceded in death by a son, Douglas Canada.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday, May 25, 2021, at the Arlington Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 2155 Compton Road, where friends may call from 12:00 – 2:00 PM. Burial to follow at Arlington Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Please follow the blue line when entering the cemetery. The family has requested, that all attending wear masks.
Memorial Donations can be made to Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, 8645 Kenwood Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242 or online at mtcarmelbaptist.org.