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Doris Elaine O'Donnell Beaufait

Doris Elaine O'Donnell Beaufait, American reporter. Named to Cleveland Press Club Hall of Fame. Member Pennsylvania Judicial Merit Selection Commission Westmoreland County, 1980—1981; Member of Ligonier Valley Writers (president, associate conference), Pennsylvania Women's Press Association, Pennsylvania Newspaper Women's Association, Ligionier Valley History Society, Press Club.

Background

  • Beaufait, Doris Elaine O'Donnell was born on June 21, 1921 in Cleveland. Daughter of John Laurence and Stella Agnes O'Donnell.

  • Education

    • Student, Case Western Reserve University, 1940—1944. Student, John Carroll University, 1944—1947. Student, Seton Hill College, 1985—1988.

    Career

    • With Cleveland News, 1944—1958, Cleveland Plain Dealer, 1958—1959, Cleveland Zoological Society, 1959—1962, News-Herald, Willoughby, Ohio, 1970—1971, Office of the Mayor, Cleveland, 1972—1973. Staff University Hospitals, 1961—1963. Reporter Cleveland Plain Dealer, 1963—1970.

      Investigative reporter & writer Tribune Review, Greensburg, 1973—1991. Freelance writer.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member Pennsylvania Judicial Merit Selection Commission Westmoreland County, 1980—1981. Member of Ligonier Valley Writers (president, associate conference), Pennsylvania Women's Press Association, Pennsylvania Newspaper Women's Association, Ligionier Valley History Society, Press Club.

    Connections

    • Married Howard Beaufait, September 1957.
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    Born June 21, 1921
    • 1944 - 1958
      With Cleveland News
    • 1958 - 1959
      With Cleveland News
    • 1959 - 1962
      With Cleveland News
    • 1961 - 1963
      staff University Hospitals
    • 1963 - 1970
      reporter Cleveland Plain Dealer
    • 1970 - 1971
      With Cleveland News
      Willoughby, Ohio, United States
    • 1972 - 1973
      With Cleveland News
      Cleveland, Ohio, United States
    • 1973 - 1991
      investigative reporter & writer, Tribune Review
      Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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