Juanita J. Kandt Prior

HANNIBAL, NY – Juanita J. Kandt Prior, of Hannibal, passed away Tuesday March 3, 2015.

She resided with her daughter and son-in-law in Middleport, Ohio.

Juanita J. Kandt Prior
Juanita J. Kandt Prior

Juanita was born in Oswego Town, a daughter to the late Henry C. and Amanda Yeara Kandt.

She retired from Andrew Michaud Nursing Home, Fulton, where she had worked as a nursing assistant.

She enjoyed crocheting, cooking, scrapbooking, camping and listening to Country Western music.

She also enjoyed watching Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy, Judge Judy, The Food Network and Country Western videos.

Juanita was predeceased by her husband of 58 years, Harold L. Prior, who passed away July 30, 2011; seven sisters; a brother; and an infant sister and brother.

She is survived by her children Brian (Mary) Prior of Fulton and Sharon (David) Smith of Middleport, Ohio; a brother, David (Eileen) Kandt of Odenton, Maryland; three grandchildren, Naomi McKenzie of Columbus, Ohio, Steven (Jessica Durham) Smith of Middleport, Ohio and Joshua (Candice) Prior of Lancaster, Ohio; eight great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

A calling hour will be noon to 1 p.m. Saturday with a 1 p.m. service to immediately follow at Foster Funeral Home, 837, Cayuga St., Hannibal.

Burial in the spring will be at Fairdale Rural Cemetery.

Foster Funeral Home, Inc.