Thomas C. Cannon passed away Sunday, April 28th, 2019. Memorial services in the form of an open house rememberance will be held on Thursday, May 9th from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM at Overland Park Funeral Chapel (8201 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66204). Friends and associates are welcome to stop by to say goodbye at their leisure, no formal service will take place.
Tom had a long and successful career in the commercial insurance business, including several senior executive positions at brokerage firms in Boston, MA; New York, NY; and Kansas City, MO. Before retiring in November 2018, Tom spent the last 16 years of his career at Lockton Companies in Kansas City, MO. Tom had a passion for mentoring and developing other people. Tom had a tremendous drive to advocate for and protect the businesses of his clients. Tom developed many lasting friendships throughout his career.
In addition to his career in insurance, Tom was an avid pilot. Tom joined the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) in August of 2007 and has been a devoted member since. He served in several duty positions including mission pilot and squadron commander. Tom was generous with his time to provide training, mentoring of others, and mission support activities.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Tom’s honor to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society