Death of Patricia Dunn

March 27, 1953 - December 4, 2011
Orinda, California | Age 58

Former HP chair dies after cancer bout
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JORDAN ROBERTSON, The Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Patricia Dunn, the former Hewlett-Packard Co. chairwoman who authorized a boardroom surveillance probe that ultimately sullied her remarkable rise from investment bank typist to the corporate upper class, has died after a long bout with cancer. She was 58.

Dunn died Sunday morning at her home in Orinda surrounded by her family, according to her sister, Debbie Lammers. She said Dunn's ovarian cancer had returned. Read Complete Obituary

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