Mary Louise CANNON

CANNON, Mary Louise, 72, of Brandon, Florida, entered into eternal rest on September 5, 2013. She was born in Pembroke, Massachusetts, and moved with her family to the Tampa area as a teenager. She was a graduate of Sacred Heart Academy, attended the University of Florida, and later earned her B.A. in Business Management. She was a production planner at Sypris Electronics and retired in 2006. Mary enjoyed reading, traveling, and spending time with her family. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and sister. She is survived by her husband of 34 years, Julian Cannon; children Adrienne Rentschlar, Joseph Alford III, and Andrea Mathews (Tommy); grandchildren Jessica Rentschlar, Matthew Rentschlar, Joseph Alford IV, LeeAnn Mathews, and Jackson Mathews; siblings Adrian K. Kilbride, Adrienne Decker, Christopher Kilbride, and Kathleen Kilbride; and many nieces, nephews, family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents Adrian and Mary Kilbride and her brothers William Kilbride and Peter Kilbride. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, September 10 from 6-8:00 P.M. at Hopewell Funeral Home, 6005 CR 39 S, Plant City, where a celebration of life will begin at 7:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a . Expressions of condolence may be made at

Funeral Home

Hopewell Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens - Plant City
6005 CR 39 South Plant City, FL 33567
(813) 737-3128

Published in on Sept. 8, 2013