|Birth: ||Feb. 2, 1927|
Salt Lake County
|Death: ||Sep. 5, 2010|
Our loving wife, mother, and grandmother, Marie Day Cannon, passed away suddenly and peacefully Sunday morning, September 5, 2010.
She was born February 2, 1927, to Henry Earl and Gladys Claunch Day. She grew up in Hunter, Utah, and graduated from Cyprus High School.
She attended a tailoring course at Z.C.M.I. Department Store and received many awards for her sewing expertise, including a first place ribbon she won for a suit she entered into the Utah State Fair. She was a beautiful seamstress.
She married her loving husband, John Spencer Cannon, on June 19, 1947 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Ivan Earl Day.
She is survived by her sister, Nadine Hintze Bishop; her husband, John; children, Hugh Day Cannon (Karyn), Candice Cannon Lawrence (Ray) and Wendy Cannon; 15 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren, who all adored her.
She was truly loved and appreciated by everyone, especially her family, who often referred to her as "the greatest grandma on the planet".
She was a faithful member of the LDS Church and willingly accepted any calling, including serving in the Relief Society presidency and the Young Women presidency. She loved working with the youth.
Funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon Friday, September 10, 2010 at the Bountiful 14th Ward, 1500 South 600 East. A viewing will be held Thursday evening from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Russon Brothers Bountiful Mortuary, 295 North Main, and Friday morning 10:45-11:45 a.m. at the church prior to services. She will be laid to rest in the Bountiful City Cemetery.
Henry Earl Day (1892 - 1985)
Gladys Marie Claunch Day (1899 - 1984)
John Spencer Cannon (1921 - 2011)*
Anna Elizabeth Day (1919 - 1922)*
Ivan Earl Day (1922 - 1996)*
Marie Day Cannon (1927 - 2010)
Bountiful Memorial Park
Created by: Barb
Record added: Sep 07, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 58298082
A bouquet for my distant cousin Marie.|
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Added: Sep. 8, 2010
May you rest in peace.|
Added: Sep. 7, 2010