Tributes Online - Arthur (Len) Cannan

Arthur (Len) Lennard Cannan

11/06/1925 - 22/06/2017

CANNAN, Arthur Lennard (Len)

In the early hours of the morning of June 22, 2017, peacefully at Oxford Court Rest Home; aged 92 years.

Dearly loved husband of the late Jocelyn (Joss), loved father and father-in-law of Wayne and Rosslyn, Chris and Bob Straight, Larry and Helen, and John. Deeply loved and respected grandfather of all his grand-children and great-grand-children.

A special thank you to the management, nurses, and carers at Oxford Court, his home for the last 6 years.

A service will be held in Hope and Sons Chapel corner Andersons Bay Road and Oxford Street at 10am on Monday June 26, followed by private cremation.

Messages to 75 Nelson Street, Forbury, Dunedin, 9012.


Beloved father and father-in-law of Chris and Bob Straight, beloved grandfather and great-grandfather of Kim Straight, Wendy, Steve, Bella, and Ollie Bates, Monique and Andy Campbell, Paige Straight, Julie, Dave, Jack, Holly, and Neve Clement, Jordan and Nicole TeAmo. You will be sadly missed. Rest in peace with Mum.


On June 22, 2017. Dearly loved father and father-in-law of Wayne and Rosslyn, respected Grandad of Nathan and Christine (invercargill), Julie-Ann and Craig Miskell (Wellington), Dyan and Gareth O’Malley, and Stephanie and Colin Tocher. Dearly loved great-grandad of Hayley, Riley, Tate, Brenn, Bethany, Liam, and Maddie. Will be sadly missed and in our hearts forever.


Passed away on June 22, 2017. Loved son of the late Arthur and Bertha Cannan, brother of the late Bill, Betty, Les, and Mae. Loved by his nieces and nephews.


Hope and Sons Ltd

Funeral Directors

Dunedin - Mosgiel - Palmerston

Service Information
Date: 26/06/2017
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Hope and Sons Chapel
523 Andersons Bay Road
South Dunedin