SUN CITY CENTER, FL Preston (Pret) Edward Cunningham, 84, passed away on Wednesday, December 11, 2013. He was born in Hellam, on November 24, 1929, to the late Spurgeon and Estella (Reever) Cunningham. Preston is survived by his wife of 62 years, Juanita L. (Whetzel) Cunningham of Sun City Center; daughters, Sandy McAfee of Conway, S.C., Debra Fonda of Myrtle Beach, S.C., and Beverly Hoak of Columbia, Pa.; son, Michael Cunningham of Jupiter, Fla.; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. He is also survived by nine brothers, Spurgeon, James, Clarence, Kenneth, Blaine, Barry, Allen, Mark, and Robert; and nine sisters, June Clinton, Gladys Beck, Patsy Heiland, Alma Klahold, Darlene Evans, Phyllis Dellinger, Mary Lou Gross, Judy Fourhman, and Linda Wilson. Preston was pre-deceased by his son, Richard Cunningham, and his brother, Dennis Cunningham. Preston served in the U.S. Army and was a member of the Hellam VFW, American Legion, Hawks Club, Elks Club, Vikings, York Motorcycle Club, and former member of the Shriners. He was an avid golfer and previous member of Cool Creek Country Club in Wrightsville and Sandpiper Golf Club in Sun City Center, Fla. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made to Life Path Hospice, Ruskin, FL.
Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Dec. 14, 2013