Welcome to the memorial page for

Michael Paul Cannon

September 14, 1923 ~ November 1, 2017 (age 94)

Michael Paul Cannon Jr. was born in Washington D.C. on September 14, 1923. He passed on into eternity on November 1, 2017. He served in the Navy during WWII in SACO, which was the precursor to the Navy SEALS. After the war he traveled west to attend and graduate from Gonzaga University. He worked many years as a pharmaceutical representative for the company that became 3M. After he retired he attended SFCC and graduated from their photography program. Photography was a lifelong passion and he was very accomplished. Mike was married to Betty Homer and they raised a large family: Patty Allen (Steve), Michael(Pete) Cannon (Gayle), Kate Kondo (Mark), Terry Perry (Brent), Jim Cannon, Peggy Hamilton (Ray) and Mary Jo Gowan (Dave). He had NUMEROUS grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was one of the all-time greats and truly the luckiest Irishman alive!   Donations in Michael's honor may be made to:

The House of Charity  
P.O. Box 2253
Spokane, WA 99210-2253



 Service Information

November 16, 2017

7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hennessey Funeral Home - Division
2203 North Division St
Spokane, WA 99207

Memorial Mass
November 17, 2017

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
St. Aloysius Catholic Church
330 E Boone Ave
Spokane, WA 99202

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