Surviving are his wife Catherine Ann Cunningham; son Robert “Bob” Cunningham and wife Barbara of Sunset Beach; daughters, Linda Morse and husband John of Snellville, GA, and Jean Bausmith and husband William of Hopewell, NJ; brother Joseph Cunningham and wife Patricia of Glen Cove; sisters, Marie Mernin of E. Meadow and Ellen Glozek and husband Edward of Glen Cove; and six grandchildren, Heather, Andrew, Kelley, Patrick, Billy and Katie.
A funeral Mass was celebrated on Jan. 5 at St. Brendan the Navigator Catholic Church. Inurnment in the church columbarium.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the St. Brendan’s Loaves & Fishes Ministry or Building Fund, PO Box 2984, Shallotte, NC 28459. Brunswick Funeral Service and Crematory, Shallotte, was in charge of the arrangements. Private online condolences may be sent to the family at www.brunswickfuneralservice.com.
A memorial Mass will be held for Robert Cunningham on May 15 at 9:45 a.m. at St. Patrick’s Church, Glen Cove.