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Ewing Marion Kauffman
Birth: Sep. 21, 1916
Garden City
Cass County
Missouri, USA
Death: Aug. 1, 1993
Mission Hills
Johnson County
Kansas, USA

Major League Baseball Team Owner. In 1950 he founded Marion Laboratories, a Kansas City-based pharmaceutical manufacturing firm. In 1989, Marion merged with Merrell Dow Pharmaceuticals to form Marion Merrell Dow, where he served as chairman emeritus until his death in 1993. He was the owner of the Kansas City Royals baseball team, and the stadium in Kansas City, Missouri was renamed Kauffman Stadium, about a month before his death. He was originally interred at the Marion Visitor Center. (bio by: Bill Walker) 
 
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 Parents:
  John S. Kauffman (1889 - 1982)
 
 Spouse:
  Muriel McBrien Kauffman (1917 - 1995)
 
 Children:
  Larry Allen Kauffman (1946 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kauffman Foundation and Memorial Garden
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Plot: In the garden
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jul 13, 2001
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Ewing Marion Kauffman
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Ewing Marion Kauffman
Added by: Bill Walker
 
Ewing Marion Kauffman
Added by: Bill Walker
 
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Thinking of you this postseason Mr K!
- txgirl
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