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Barbara F. Vucanovich

AKA Barbara Farrell

Born: 22-Jun-1921
Birthplace: Camp Dix, NJ
Died: 10-Jun-2013
Location of death: Reno, NV
Cause of death: Illness

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Politician
Party Affiliation: Republican

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Congresswoman from Nevada, 1983-97

Father: Thomas Farrell (civil engineer)
Mother: Maria Ynez White
Husband: Kenneth Dillon (attorney, m. 1950, d. 1964)
Daughter: Patricia Dillon Cafferata
Husband: George Vucanovich (m. 1965)

    High School: Miss Quinn's School, Albany, NY
    High School: Albany Academy for Girls, Albany, NY (1938)
    University: Manhattan College (attended 1938-39)

    US Congressman, Nevada 2nd (3-Jan-1983 to 3-Jan-1997)
    Congressional Staff to Paul Laxalt (1974-82)
    Bush-Cheney '04
    Ensign for Senate
    Free and Strong America PAC
    Friends of Katherine Harris
    George W. Bush for President
    John McCain 2008
    McCain-Palin Victory 2008
    National Republican Congressional Committee
    National Republican Senatorial Committee
    Romney for President
    Funeral: Richard Nixon (1994)
    Risk Factors: Breast Cancer

Author of books:
Barbara F. Vucanovich: From Nevada to Congress, and Back Again (2005, memoir)

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