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 Cheryl Keeton

Cheryl Keeton

Birth
Longview, Cowlitz County, Washington, USA
Death 21 Sep 1986 (aged 36)
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Burial Bunker Hill, Cowlitz County, Washington, USA
Memorial ID 6983261 · View Source
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Lawyer, murder victim. She attempted to stop her abusive husband Brad Cunningham from running away with her children. On September 21, 1986, Cheryl's body was found in her Toyota van on a freeway in Portland. Brad Cunningham was convicted and sentenced to life for her murder. In 1994, author Ann Rule wrote her New York Times bestseller about the case. In 1995, a TV movie called "Dead By Sunset" was produced based on the story.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 6983261
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cheryl Keeton (27 Oct 1949–21 Sep 1986), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6983261, citing Bunker Hill Cemetery, Bunker Hill, Cowlitz County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .