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David W. Cunningham

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David W. Cunningham

AGE: 93 •

David W. Cunningham, passed away peacefully on June 3, 2014 at the age of 93 years.


David was born and raised in Collingswood, NJ to Earl and Lillian Cunningham. He proudly joined the U.S. Navy in 1939. David was employed as a photoengraver from 1945 until 1987 and then was a school bus driver until 2004. He spent his free time boating, camping, gardening and was an avid Phillies and Eagles fan. David was a drummer for a band while in the U.S. Navy, he was in the Weekstown German Band. He volunteered his time with the Sweetwater Volunteer Fire Department, Battleship New Jersey and the Military Auxiliary Radio System. David will be missed by many.


Son to the late Earl and Lillian Cunningham. Beloved husband of 64 years to the late Elizabeth (nee Roseman); loving father of Christine (the late Robert) Newell, David (Eileen), Janice (Chet) Morrison, Cindy (John) Britton and the late Marguerite Wentworth; adoring grandfather of Connie (Ed) Kozole, Lisa Runyan, David (Kim), Mark (Kamala), Wendy, Christopher (Camille) and Sarah Cunningham, Melissa (Tom) McHugh, Daniel (Marygrace) McGrath and Kimberly (Steve) Barbera and the late Deborah Wagner; cherished great grandfather of 13, and great great grandfather of 2; dear brother to Lillian Fulgram (the late Milton) and the late Garwood (the late Ursula) Cunningham.

Farewell Service

Visitation Saturday 11AM-12PM in the McGUINNESS FUNERAL HOME 34 Hunter St, Woodbury, NJ 08096; Mass of Christian Burial at 12:30PM in the Christ Episcopal Church, 62 Delaware Street, Woodbury, NJ 08096. Interment private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in David's name to the Endowment Fund of Christ Episcopal Church, 62 Delaware Street, Woodbury, NJ 08096. Tributes and memories may be shared at

Published in Courier-Post on June 5, 2014
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