Helen E. Kanyo

Birth: August 4th, 1936
Death: January 14th, 2017
Age: 80 years

Kanyo, Helen E.

Hope, Michigan



Helen Elaine Kanyo died on Saturday, January 14, 2017. Her death was peaceful & pain free. Elaine was born on August 4, 1936 to Lawrence & Mildred Adams. On February 23, 1957 Elaine married Michael Kanyo. They were to celebrate their 60th anniversary next month. Elaine was an avid outdoors woman who enjoyed hunting deer, turkey, & moose. She loved to fish & after retirement moved to Florida where she & Mike bought a commercial fishing boat & fished the Gulf for several years. Elaine enjoyed bowling & was a skilled bowler. Elaine was a huge Detroit Tigers fan. Elaine is survived by her husband Mike, children Mike Jr., Ken, & Dawn Kanyo Roberson (Michael), grandchildren Ashley Kennard (Steven), Mike, Chance, & Cory Kanyo, Rian, Logan, Colter, & Ethan Roberson, special niece Pam Barkley (Adams)  & great grandchildren Kamilla & Ellie as well as her spoiled, fat chihuahua Benjie. Elaine was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Bob, Larry, Ted, Dick, & Mike as well as her beloved great granddaughter Kaiya. A memorial luncheon will take place on Saturday, January 21, 2017 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the North Midland Family Center, 2601 E. Shearer Road, Midland, Michigan  48642. Elaine’s family requests that in lieu of flowers please consider an act of kindness toward someone.     To sign online guestbook visit www.cremationsocietymidmi.com.  Arrangements by Cremation Society of Mid-Michigan, 989-892-1772.                                                                


Please contact the Funeral Services Provider if you wish to report any errors in this notification, or if you would like any additional information.