Lawrence Shipley Munson

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Lawrence Shipley Munson

Birthdate: (96)
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, Kings County, New York, United States
Death: March 27, 2016 (96)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States (influenza/cold)
Place of Burial: East Hampton, Suffolk County, New York, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Lawrence (Lauritz) Josiah Monsen and Anna Jørgine Lee
Husband of Gretchen Munson (Thannhauser)
Father of Kitty Munson Cooper and Shipley J.Munson
Brother of Alexander Lawrence Munson; Henry Lee Munson; Marian ('Mickie') Josephine Munson and Anne Louise Leake

Occupation: management consultant
Managed by: Kitty Munson Cooper
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About Lawrence Shipley Munson

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His obituary is posted at http://kramerfamilyfuneral.com/larry-s-munson-obituary/ and in the East Hampton Star http://easthamptonstar.com/Obituaries/2016331/Lawrence-Munson-Management-Consultant

see his recollections at our family history site- http://kittymunson.com/index.php?page=larry-s-recollections

Larry is a graduate of Garden City High School (NY) '38, Harvard University '42, Harvard Law '46. He achieved the rank of major in the Air Force in WWII, mainly stationed in Hawaii. He practiced law briefly before being recalled during the Korean War. His assignment was to refurbish US Air fields in England for jet planes. Afterwards he went into management consulting and worked for many years at McKinsey and Co. He was also the president of Loral Corp, a senior vice president at Alleghany Power Corp and finally a management consultant again for Louis Allen Associates and eventually in his retirement years, a self employed management training consultant.

His charity endeavors included chairman of the board of NY Planned Parenthood, the Greater NY Fund, and the East Hampton Village Improvement Society. The latter society gave him a lifetime acheivement award in recognition of his role in organizing a group and raising the money to bring a medical facility to East Hampton.

In his final years, he lived in an assisted facility, Brookdale, near his son and family in Salt Lake City UT

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Lawrence Shipley Munson's Timeline

1920
January 10, 1920
New York, Kings County, New York, United States
2016
March 27, 2016
Age 96
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States
April 22, 2016
Age 96
East Hampton, Suffolk County, New York, United States