Obituary Listings

Allen Canton

August 16, 1928 June 6, 2016
Allen Canton
There are condolences waiting approval on Allen's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Allen

A proud partner of Honoring a Life
Obituary for Allen Canton

Allen Adonis Canton passed away at his residence on June 6, 2016 at the age of 87.

Allen Canton was preceded in death by his son, Allen Adonis Canton, Jr.

Allen is survived by:

Wife: Alice Connor Canton

Daughters: Esther and Annice Canton

Stepdaughter: Kaye Connor

Adopted Daughter: Delrease Roberts

Grandchild: Kayla Daniel

Sisters: Ivanna Inniss, Lillian Greaux, Mae Odlum, Harriette Canton and Clarice Canton Comissiong

Brothers: Roy, Ira, Allan and Alvin Canton

Step Grandchildren: Aquellah Cantois, Akino David and Ajiyhri Graham

Sisters-in-law: Faye Brooks, Ivy Connor Mills, Gloria Kelsick and Valencia Reed

Brothers-in-law: Bernard Connor and Vernon Reed

Special Nieces: Nauricia Simmons, Nordelita Charles, Marilyn Jackson, L. Beverly Gumbs, L. Berecia Boyce, Marva Newlin, Jasmine Connor Miller

Special Nephews: Dr. Frank Odlum, Dr. Gilbert Comissiong, Lionel and Leroy Canton and Ronald Stout

Special Godchildren: Ruby Amey, Carlene Thomas, Rita Todman Francis, Areshma Niles and Akino David

Special Cousins: The Honorable Myron Jackson, Leona Vanterpool, Dr. Gilbert A. Sprauve, Gaylord A. Sprauve, Glychris A. Sprauve, Rev. Ralph Prince and Mrs Rosalind Prince, Mary Harley, Eileen Hendricks Prince, Roslyn Jacobs, The Rev. Dr. Errol Connor

Special Friends: The Honorable Wilma A Lewis, Chief Judge, District Court of the Virgin Islands, Juta Lewis, The Honorable Ishmael Meyers and Mrs. Gwendolyn Meyers, The Honorable Ive A. Swan, Associate Justice VI Supreme Court, Attorney Vincent Frazer, Dr. Alfred O. Heath and the Class of 1947, Lubin Roberts, Irma B. Sewer, Veronica Bruce, Bill and Evon Fulson, Hitma Moore, Petronella Linson, Yvette McBean, Elpert Brown, Vancito and Clarice Gumbs, Samuel Freeman, Mona Mingo, Pastor Amanda and Mr. Warren Bowry, Pastor Petronella O'Neal, Lorraine Vialet, Marilyn Malone, Johnny and Eugene Etienne, Jean Armstrong, Una Turnbull, Isa England, Romanita Farquhar, Lenox Ravalier, The Ushers' Board at Memorial Moravian Church

Many other relatives and friends too numerous to mention

Funeral Information

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the first viewing on Wednesday June 15, 2016 from 5-7 p.m. at the Celestial Chapel - Hurley Funeral Home. The second viewing will take place on Thursday June 16, 2016 from 9-10 a.m. at Memorial Moravian Church. The service will follow at 10 a.m. Interment will be at the Memorial Moravian Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the care of Hurley Funeral Home and Cremation Center of St. Thomas and St. John.

To plant a tree in memory of Allen Canton, please visit our Tribute Store.


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.