Michelle Cannon, 48, passed away unexpectedly in her sleep on Tuesday, March 14, 2023. She was a lifelong resident of the Peninsula and a 1992 graduate of Bethel High School. Michelle was diagnosed with Diabetes in 1995 and still lived her life to the fullest. She loved going to the beach and feeling the sand between her toes. Michelle was a devoted mother, wife, sister, daughter, and friend who will be missed immeasurably by all who had the pleasure of knowing her.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Bette S. Poston, and her father, Michael F. Poston.
Michelle is survived by her husband of 27 years, Albert B. Cannon; son, Tyler E. Cannon; sister Jennifer Humphries and her husband Stephen; nieces and nephews, Morgan and her husband Trevor, Taylor, Christopher, Gracie, Lincoln, and Lily; great-niece, Olivia; and great nephew, Colton. She is also survived by her four-legged “BooBoo”, Buster Brown, and a multitude of cousins and friends.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to www2.jdrf.org
The family will receive friends Saturday, March 18, 2023, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m., followed by a funeral service at 2:00 p.m. at Peninsula Funeral Home.
Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601.