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Willard E. Caynor, a WWII vet from Norton who died in 2000. His daughter, Regina Caynor, will receive her father's medals at a ceremony Tuesday in Akron. (Family photo)
Portrait of Tom Knepp with his dachshund, Java, taken at his home on Monday in Cuyahoga Falls. Knepp is receiving nine medals from his service in Vietnam from the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 717 on Tuesday. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal)
Tom Ganley, who built what grew into a 36-dealership car business based in Northeast Ohio, ran for U.S. Senate and Congress and took on Cleveland organized crime, died Wednesday at the Cleveland Clinic. He was 73.