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Barbara Ann Canady


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Barbara Ann Canady Obituary
August 20, 1930 - January 4, 2018 Miss Canady, librarian at Glendale High for 35 years, passed away peacefully at Solheim Senior Community in Eagle Rock on January 4, 2018, after suffering from Parkinson's disease. A funeral mass and luncheon are planned in February. Anyone wishing to receive details can contact Barbara's niece Patrice Lock at [email protected] Barbara taught English for four years in the Los Angeles Unified School District at UCLA's University High. In 1957, Miss Daisy Lake, who wasthen librarian at Glendale High and had been Barbara's friend and mentor for many years, informed Barbara that she was planning to retire the following year. Barbara immediately transferred to the Glendale Unified School District and taught English at Franklin High until Miss Lake retired in 1958, at which time Barbara became Glendale High School librarian. From the founding of the school library in 1922 until Barbara retired (in 1993 after 35 years of service)Glendale High School had only two librarians, Miss Lake and Miss Canady. During her long career, Barbara saw her library through many changes┬┐ To read more about Barbara Canady's life, please visit: http://www.cabotandsonsfh.com/obituary/Barbara-Ann-Canady/Los-Angeles-California/1777007
Published in the Los Angeles Times from Jan. 25 to Jan. 24, 2018
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