Candace A. Lautenschleger, 63, of Perry Township, passed peacefully on April 30, 2013 at Aultman Compassionate Care Center. Candy was born July 22, 1949, in Canton, Ohio to the late Ralph and Gene Martelet.
She is a graduate of Glenwood High School and Kent State University. Candy is a retiree from Affinity Medical Center where she worked as the Program Director of The Wound Healing Center. Prior to that, she served as the Director of Public Relations and Marketing at Doctors Hospital. She was active in several organizations and served as an elder at her church.
Candy is survived by her husband of 41 years, Robert; son, Brian of Wilbraham, MA; daughter, Michale (Justin) Sanker of Mason, OH; two grandchildren, Cooper and Mila Sanker; two sisters, Debby of CA and Peggy Behm of MO. and brother, Robert of Canton.
Candy is preceded in death by her sister, Penny Martelet.
A memorial service will be held at Westminster Community Church, 171 Aultman Ave. NW., Canton, Ohio 44708, on Saturday May 4, 2013 at 11:00am. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 9-11am. A private burial will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Austin-Bailey Health and Wellness Foundation, 2719 Fulton Road NW Suite D, Canton, Ohio 44718.