Opal Gertrude Cunningham

Cunningham, Opal Gertrude 12/12/1913 ~ 04/22/2013 LA MESA -- Opal was born in Pollard, Kentucky to Elizabeth and Lewis Brewer. Met Charles Cunningham in high school, both were 16 years. old. They married in 1936, moved to La Mesa, CA on July 4, 1948 with 4 kids in tow. Mom leaves behind her husband of 77 years, Charles, sons Richard and Lewis, and daughter Cheryl Roberts. Youngest daughter Marilyn Donovan passed away on November 13,2012. Mom was active in Eastern Stars and involved with Dad's events in the Masons for over 50 years. She was the most loving, caring and beautiful mother to all four of her children and husband. She will always be missed and loved.


Published in U-T San Diego from Apr. 30 to May 5, 2013