Jean Cannon

BRIMFIELD Mr. Jean F. Cannon, 88, died Sunday.

Born Sept. 2, 1909 in Brimfield, he was the son of Harry and Lula (Beal) Cannon.

A retired carpenter, he was president of Cannon and Hutsler Construction Co., and he was a member of Local No. 639.

Mr. Cannon was a lifetime member of the Faith United Methodist Church. He was past patron of the Order of the Eastern Star, Olive Chapter No. 53. He was a member of the Kent Masonic Lodge, Rockton Lodge No. 316, where he had served as chaplain for many years. He was a member of Kent Chapter Royal Arch Masons No. 182, the Cuyahoga Falls Commandry Knights Templars, and he was a 32nd degree Mason Valley of Canton Consistory.

Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Corinne (Gates); son, David (Nancy) Cannon of Brimfield; daughter, Mrs. Robert (Barbara) Hutsler of Rootstown; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; and sisters, Mildred Clapp of Cuyahoga Falls and Lila Moore of Ravenna. A brother, Leonard, and sister, Mabel, died previously.

Calling hours will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at the Wood-Kortright Funeral Home, Kent Chapel, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday with Rev. Dwaine Stanley officiating. Burial will be in Restland Cemetery, Brimfield.

Memorials may be made to the Memorial Fund of the Faith United Methodist Church of Brimfield.

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