Rev. Thomas Cannon, 85

Episcopal priest, veteran

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Rev. Thomas Kimball "Kim" Cannon, 85, a resident of Oak Park for over 40 years, died on Nov. 6, 2019. Born in Oak Park on May 5, 1934 to the late Joseph William and Mary English Cannon, he was a U.S. Army veteran who served in the Korean era. Fr. Kim was an Episcopal priest for over 50 years. He presided at St. Andrew's Church in Chicago for 35-plus years and served in other parishes in Cook and DuPage counties. 

Rev. Cannon was the husband of Kathleen; the father of David, Peter, Thomas (Michelle), Sarah and Joshua (Indalia) Cannon; the grandpa of Jonathon and Jeremy Cannon and Alexa and Mitch Cannon; and the brother of Judi Keenum. 

A funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 25 at St. Christopher's Episcopal Church, 545 S. East Ave. in Oak Park. 

Arrangements were handled by Drechsler, Brown & Williams Funeral Home, 708-383-3191. 

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