Chesterton Tribune

Sharon Cannon dies at 62

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Sharon S. Cannon, of Chesterton, passed away Sunday, January 27, 2008 at St. Anthony Memorial Hospital, Michigan City. She was 62.

She was born March 25, 1945 in Cypress, Ill., the daughter of Clifford and Vera Helen (Beggs) Turner, both of whom preceded her in death.

On May 26, 1963 in Chesterton, she married John H. Cannon, who preceded in death on September 23, 2000.

She is survived by a daughter, Mary (Michael) Ingle of Chesterton; significant other, Gene Louthan of Porter and his sons Kevin Louthan of Portage, Ind., Gregg Louthan of Portage, Mich. and Mitch Louthan of Westville; sisters, Shirley (John) McCarthy of Porter, Marilyn (Martin) Dibkey of Chesterton, grandchildren John and Jesse Ingle and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Sharon was a homemaker, member of the Chesterton Moose Lodge, an avid bingo player and was a former supervisor at Gateway Industries in Michigan City.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31 at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton. Interment will be at Chesterton Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorials for Sharon may be made to the family.


Posted 1/29/2008