Ruth J. Clark
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RUTH CLARK Ruth J. McGillicuddy Cunningham Clark, 99, of Dock Manor, Lansdale died June 16, 2013 at Souderton Mennonite Home. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Cornelius aka Connie Mack, (the baseball legend) and Katherine Hallahan McGillicuddy. She was the wife of the late Frank Cunningham and the late Richard Clark. Mrs. Clark has lived in Lansdale, Ambler and the Germantown section of Philadelphia. She was a homemaker. Mrs. Clark graduated from Mt. St. Joseph Academy and Chestnut Hill College. Surviving are two daughters Katherine Keim of Willow Grove and Alice Cunningham of Atco, NJ and three sons, Frank Cunningham of Hawaii, William Cunningham of Ambler and Cornelius Cunningham of Holland and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Roy, Earl and Connie McGillicuddy and the late Marguerite McCambridge, Mary Schurr, Rita Breedlove and Betty Nolen. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Mass Friday, June 21st at 11AM at Corpus Christi Church, 920 Sumneytown Pike, Lansdale, PA 19446 (in Upper Gwynedd Twp) where the family will receive friends Friday from 10 to 11AM. Interment will be at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. For those desiring, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Ruth's memory to The Living Branches Benevolent Care Fund, 275 Dock Drive, Lansdale, PA 19446 would be preferred. Arrangements are by Simcox-McIlvaine Funeral Home, Lansdale.


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Published in The Reporter from Jun. 18 to Jun. 19, 2013.
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June 26, 2013
Dearest Aunt Ruth,
You. Always to me were strong and brave.. You loved Jesus with all your heart and soul. You loved your family with every fiber of who you are as a person. If you can hear me in heaven, you are so very special and loved by me Auntie.
Charles Nolen
June 19, 2013
Everyone in this book knows what a sweet person Ruth was. For 25 years she graciously responded to my many questions for my biography of her father. Her approval of what she read is my greatest reward.
Norman Macht
June 19, 2013
Dear Nanny Ruth,
You were a great lady and you will be dearly missed. I know you are with your Daddy in heaven and "keeping score" of those you love most.
Eternal Rest grant unto her, O Lord, and may Thy Perperual Light shine upon her!
Love, grandson Billy
William Cunningham
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