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Manufacturing executive

Raeburn Ann Cannon, American manufacturing executive. Licensed elementary, secondary and college teacher. Named Indiana Woman of Achievement, 1987. Volunteer Mercy Hospital, Elwood, since 1984. Member American Association of University Women, National Federation Press Women (treasurer 1976-1980), Women's Press Club (treasurer 1982-1988, Kate Milner Rabb award 1984).

Background

Cannon, Raeburn Ann was born on July 20, 1910 in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Anthony Edmund and Mary Ann (Williams) O'Malley.

Education

AB, College St. Scholastica, 1933. Master of Arts, University Minnesota, 1936. Doctor of Philosophy, University Michigan, 1940.

Career

English teacher College St. Scholastica, Duluth, Minnesota, 1937-1938, Lake Linden (Michigan) High School, 1938-1941, Frankton (Indiana) Junior High School, 1957-1961. President Cannon Products, Inc., Elwood, Indiana, from 1984. Spanish tutor Culver (Indiana) Academy, 1937-1939.

Achievements

  • Licensed elementary, secondary and college teacher.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Columnist Our Sunday Visitor, 1954-1962.

Membership

Volunteer Mercy Hospital, Elwood, since 1984. Member American Association of University Women, National Federation Press Women (treasurer 1976-1980), Women's Press Club (treasurer 1982-1988, Kate Milner Rabb award 1984).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Needlecrafts, rose gardening, travel, gourmet cooking.

Connections

Married William Patrick Cannon, June 28, 1941 (deceased July 1984). Children: Mary Ann, Catherine, William Patrick Junior, Michael Francis World War II.

father:
Anthony Edmund O'Malley

mother:
Mary Ann (Williams) O'Malley

spouse:
William Patrick Cannon

child:
Mary Ann Cannon

child:
Catherine Cannon

child:
William Patrick Junior Cannon

child:
Michael Francis World War II Cannon