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Honorable Robert C. Cannon

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Cannon, Robert C. Honorable Retired Presiding Judge, Wisconsin Court of Appeals, former Legal Advisor to Major League Baseball Players Assoc. and Vice-President of the Milwaukee Brewers Baseball Club. Found Eternal Peace Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008, at St. John's on the Lake with his family at his side, at the age of 91 years. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of over 60 years, Helen E. Cannon (nee Gildea); his parents, Raymond J. and Alice Carey Cannon; and his sister, Dr. Mary Alice Cannon. He will be remembered and dearly missed by his beloved children, Mary (Bill) Drew, Tom (Dr. Nancy), Bill (Geralyn), Patrick (Linda), Dr. John (Josefina) of San Antonio, TX, and Susan Cannon of Tampa, FL; his cherished grandchildren, Rachel, Niall, Rory, Colleen, P.J., Joe, Kelly, Conor, Monica and Sean, and a great-granddaughter, Elizabeth; his sister, Jeanne Sweeney; many nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends and, especially, Helen Cotnam. Visitation for family and friends Sunday, Oct. 26, 2008, at the Funeral Home, from 4PM until the time of the Family Prayer at 7PM. Friends may join the family Monday, Oct. 27, 2008, at ST. MARY'S VISITATION CATHOLIC CHURCH, 1260 Church St., Elm Grove, WI, for the Mass of Christian Burial at 10AM, IMMEDIATELY followed by a reception. Private interment Holy Cross Cemetery. The family wishes to express a special thanks for the extraordinary care that their father received from Erika Stoving, R.N. and the staff of St. John's on the Lake. In lieu of flowers, memorials in his name to the Helen Gildea Cannon Scholarship Fund, c/o Divine Savior Holy Angels High School, Office of Advancement, 4257 N. 100th St., Milwaukee, WI 53222. SCHMIDT & BARTELT Funeral and Cremation Service 10121 W. North Ave. Wauwatosa 414-774-5010

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel from Oct. 24 to Oct. 27, 2008
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