James G. Kanouff, 63, of Clearfield passed away on Monday, November 12, 2012
at his home.
He was born December 5, 1948 in West Decatur, the son of Harry Woodrow and
Mary Elizabeth (Mellott) Kanouff.
Mr. Kanouff was Protestant by faith.
He was a veteran of the United States Army having served during Vietnam with
the 101st Air Borne.
Mr. Kanouff retired as a truck driver.
He was a member of of the VFW of Clearfield, Am Vets and West Decatur
Mr. Kanouff is survived by his wife, Sharon L. (Rishel) Kanouff, of Clearfield and
three sons; Christopher Kanouff, Shawn Kanouff and Adam Kanouff, all of
Clearfield, eight grandchildren; one great granddaughter, one brother,
Harry Kanouff and two sisters; Judy Litz and JoAnn Stiner and her husband John
all of Morrisdale and also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant brother, Billy J. Kanouff, two
brothers; Toby J. and David A. Kanouff.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. a
the Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc., of Clearfield with Pastor James Walk
officiating. Interment will be in the Reidy Cemetery. Military Honors will be
accorded at the cemetery by the Clearfield American Legion Post #6 and the VFW
Post #1785 Honor Guard.
Friends will be received on Friday, November 16, 2012 from 7-9 PM and on
Saturday from 10:00 AM until the hour of the services.
Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc. of Clearfield are in charge of the
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