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Thomas W. Caniff

February 18, 1941 ~ May 24, 2022 (age 81)


Thomas W. Caniff, 81, of Steubenville died Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at Steubenville Country Club Manor. He was born February 18, 1941 in Steubenville. He is the son of the late Thomas and Susan Rainsburg Caniff. Also preceding him in death are three brothers Thomas J., Bernard and Robert.

Thomas was retired from the Steubenville Fire Department after 28 years and came up through the ranks finishing his career as Fire Chief.  He was an avid collector and authority on antique glass fruit jars. Thomas belonged to several bottle clubs. He was a graduate of Steubenville Catholic Central High School class of 1959.

Surviving are his wife Deena Collett Caniff; whom he married July 16, 1974; three sons Vincent (Melanie) Dragoun of Wintersville, Thomas (Vanessa) Caniff of Lakewood, CO and Sean (Jamie) Caniff of Los Alamos, NM; two grandchildren Logan and Caitlin.

Thomas will be cremated and services will be held at the convenience of the family.

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