2013-06-19 / Obituaries

Eddie L. Cunningham


Eddie L. Cunningham, 66, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away, Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at his home.

Born August 10, 1946 in Berkeley Springs, W.Va. he was the son of the late Richard and Julia M. (Barker) Cunningham.

Ed was a graduate of Berkeley Springs High School, Hagerstown Business College and the University of Baltimore with a degree in Criminal Justice.

He retired as a correctional officer with the state of Maryland and then worked as a courier for Phoenix Color.

He was a member of Haven Lutheran Church, the NRA and a former member of the Sons of the American Legion, Clear Spring.

His hobbies include hunting, fishing, camping, traveling and golf.

He is survived by his loving wife, Margaret J. (Kirrer) Cunningham; two children, Amanda Cunningham of Florida and Christopher Cunningham (Sara) of Virginia; two grandchildren, Gavin and Brianna; sister-in-law, Carol Stitz (Ronald) of Maryland; two nephews, Chad Sholter (Barbara) and Cory Sholter (Juliana); three great nieces and one great nephew.

A memorial service will be conducted on Saturday, June 22, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown with the Rev. Linda M. Alessandri officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Haven Lutheran Church, Hospice of Washington County or the John Marsh Cancer Center.

Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, Hagerstown is in charge of the arrangements.

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