|Birth: ||Jun. 25, 1939|
|Death: ||Sep. 4, 2009|
Mary Virginia (Deputy) Cunningham: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Princeton Daily Clarion (IN) - September 7, 2009
Deceased Name: Mary Virginia (Deputy) Cunningham
MT. CARMEL, Ill. - Mary Virginia (Deputy) Cunningham, 70, of Mt. Carmel passed away Friday, Sept. 4, 2009 at home.
Born June 25, 1939 in Wabash County, Ill., she was the daughter of James Sherman and Pauline (Ankenbrand) Deputy.
She married Robert D. Cunningham, Jr. on Sept. 10, 1960 at St. Mary's Church. Bob and Mary would have celebrated their 49th anniversary this year.
Mary was a member of the First Christian Church-Disciples of Christ in Mt. Carmel, Wabash General Hospital Auxiliary and the Friendsville Household Science Club. She worked as a telephone operator in Mt. Carmel for several years. She was co-owner and corporate secretary for Short-Cunningham Funeral Homes and Highland Memorial Cemetery for 20 years and was a driver for the American Cancer Society for 15 years.
Survivors include her husband; three daughters, Stacey Dunkel and husband Chris of Mt. Carmel, Erin Cunningham of Mt. Carmel, Angela Chapla and husband Jeff of Kennewick, Wash.; two brothers, Nile Deputy and wife Joanne of Mt. Carmel, James Deputy and wife Diane of Brandon, Fla.; two sisters, Dolores Rafferty of Mt. Carmel, Dorothy Wahler and husband Jack of Indiana, Pa..; four grandchildren, Cory, Drew and Katelyn Casburn, Courtney Dunkel, all of Mt. Carmel; and one great-granddaughter, Brooklyn Faith Casburn, of Kittery, Maine.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Belle Beuligmann.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2009 at the Chapel of Cunningham Funeral Home, 403 N. Cherry St., Mt. Carmel, Ill. Burial will follow in Highland Memorial Cemetery.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Tuesday Sept. 8, 2009 at Cunningham Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or Wabash County Shelter Buddies.
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