Margaret “Meg” (Cannon) Williams
February 8, 1929 - June 16, 2022
Margaret “Meg” (Cannon) Williams, age 93, passed away peacefully on, Thursday, June 16, 2022.
Born in Oakland, CA, on February 8, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Cornelius and Mary (Hernon) Cannon.
Meg attended school at Mt. Saint Mary on the Hudson, she received her Bachelor’s Degree from Villanova University, and went on to Kanas State University where she received her Master’s Degree. She lovingly and compassionately taught school for 60 years, 40 years teaching kindergarten through the 12th grade and 20 years teaching for the United States Army at the United States Corp of Engineers School and the Command and General Staff College. Meg earned the Master Instructor’s Certificate while at the engineer school. In her leisure time, she loved to read, crochet, and paint ceramics. She enjoyed being at the beach and attending functions at the MOT Senior Center.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, William E. Williams; and siblings, Mary, Anne, Kathleen, and John. Meg is survived by her loving daughter, Margaret “Meg” Myers (Michael), and many nieces and nephews.
All services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Meg’s memory may be may to the Disabled American Veterans, 1722 I Street, NW, #210, Washington, DC 20421 or to the Graymoor Center, 1350 US-9, Garrison, NY 10524.