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 Joseph J. Canan

Joseph J. Canan

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Death 6 May 2005 (aged 53–54)
Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA
Burial Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA
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Joseph J. Canan, 53, well known newspaper editor, died early Friday morning, May 6th, 2005, at Ball Memorial Hospital following a sudden illness. He was born in Muncie, the son of James A. and Iona Trucks Canan, graduated from Burris High School and Marquette University, and spent most of his life in the Muncie area.

Joe was employed with the Muncie Newspapers for almost thirty years. He was police reporter for The Muncie Evening Press for 17 years, later becoming a page designer for The Star Press and editor of Prime Years at the time of his death. He was named Employee of the Year in 1999. At one time, he was employed with a Boston, MA. area newspaper.

Surviving are his brother, Dan Canan, (wife, Barbara), Muncie, a niece and a nephew, Lindsey and Joshua Canan; uncles and aunts, Ed and Janice Canan and Bill and Ruth McKenna; and several cousins.

Services will be held in the chapel of The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory 10 a.m. Monday, May 9th, 2005, with Father Dennis Goth officiating. Burial will follow in Elm Ridge Cemetery. Friends may call at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory from 3 until 6 p.m. Sunday or prior to service time on Monday. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to WBST Radio,% Ball State University, Muncie, IN.
The Star Press, May 7, 2005.

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  • Added: 20 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101029682
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Joseph J. Canan (1951–6 May 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101029682, citing Elm Ridge Memorial Park, Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by DSON1492 (contributor 46855689) .