Dr. Donald J. Cannon

  • Died: June 25, 2021
  • Location: Mulberry, Florida

James A. Murphy & Son Funeral Home

1020 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester, MA 02125

Tel. (617) 265-9840

Tribute & Message From The Family

CANNON, Dr. Donald J. Of Mulberry, Florida, formerly of Dorchester, died June 25, 2021.
Beloved husband of Charlotte A. (Raymond) Cannon.

Loving father of Alex and his wife Libby Cannon of Godfrey, IL, Benjamin and his wife Amanda Cannon of Nashville, TN, and Nicholas and his wife Courtney Cannon of Dallas, TX.

Son of the late Joseph T. Cannon and Louise (Perry) Cannon.

Survived by 14 grandchildren.

Family and friends will honor and remember Donald's life by gathering for a graveside service at Holyhood Cemetery, 584 Heath Street, Chestnut Hill, on Friday morning, July 2, 2021, at 11 A.M.

Donald graduated from Boston Latin, Class of 1958, Harvard University, Class of 1962, and received his Doctorate from Boston College.
He worked as a chemist and consultant, which brought him all over the country. Before retirement, Don worked as a Professor at the University of Tampa and Florida Southern College.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Donald's memory may be made to Good Shepherd Hospice, 3470 Lakeland Hills Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33805 or at www.chaptershealth.org.