WESTBOROUGH, Mass. – Shirley A. Cannon of Westborough died Feb. 5 at St. Vincent Hospital in Worcester surrounded by family. She was 77.
Born Dec. 15, 1935, in Holyoke, Mass., she was the daughter of James J. and Viola Y. Tremblay Sweeney. She was educated in Holyoke schools and employed as an administrative assistant at Alden Electronics in Westborough prior to her retirement.
She was married to Robert F. Cannon, who predeceased her. She was communicant of St. Luke the Evangelist Church and a resident of Westborough for 40 years.
Cannon is survived by three children, Kevin M. (Kristin) Cannon, of Newbury, Mass., David F. (Alicia) Cannon, of Whitinsville, and Holly A. (Gerard) Hallett, of North Andover, Mass; a brother, James Sweeney, of Holyoke; two grandsons and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation is from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Rand-Harper-Pickering Funeral Home in Westborough. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at noon Saturday at St. Luke the Evangelist Church in Westborough. Burial will follow at St. Luke’s Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Make A Wish Foundation, 1 Bulfinch Place, Second Floor, Boston, MA 02114.