Howard D. Cannon, 69, a pioneer in the process-serving business in Western New York, died Tuesday (Oct. 7,1997) in Veterans Home, Batavia.
A native of Buffalo, Cannon founded H.D. Cannon Inc. of Amherst in 1957. His daughter, Leslie Cannon Brown of Ellicottville, continues to operate the company.
Cannon was a World War II Marine veteran.
Also surviving are another daughter, Kim Kaplan of Champaign, Ill.; a son, Philip of Arlington, Va.; and three grandchildren.
A graveside memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in Fillmore Cemetery on Ransom Road, Clarence.