Vaughn K. Canby

Vaughn K. Canby, 86 yrs, of Mount Union, Iowa, died January 12, 2022.  A private family committal service will be held at the Sheridan Cemetery at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left in care of the Canby family at Snyder & Hollenbaugh Funeral & Cremation Services, Winfield, IA.  Online Condolences may be left for the family at

Vaughn  was born September 6th, 1935 in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa to Floyd and Florence Canby.

Vaughn enjoyed working in his garden, his many pets over the years and any type of motors he could take apart.  He had a TV repair shop in Winfield for years and a grocery store in Swedesburg.  He lived in California in his later years and enjoyed working with machinery/motors.

Vaughn is survived by daughter, Susan (Joe) of VA; daughter-in-law, Valerie (Paul) of IA; first wife, Mary Jane; 7 grandchildren, Christina (Jim), Mary (Donny), Nick (Annie), Victoria, Andrea, Joe and Christian; 10 great grandchildren; sister, Letitia and brothers, Marquis and Jim (Elaine) of IA.

He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Grace and son, William.

The family would like to thank the nurses and staff who have taken care of Vaughn over the last several years.