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Carole E. Cunningham

Carole E. Cunningham, 79, of West Liberty, passed away Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at Green Hills Center, West Liberty.

She was born in Butler, Pa., on Nov. 27, 1933, a daughter of the late John W. and Bernice Moore Burris. She also was preceded in death by a son, Dale Cunningham; a sister, Kathleen Burris; brothers, Dale and Wendell Burris; and two half-brothers, Bill and Don Burris.

On Oct. 20, 1951, she married Robert G. Cunningham in Pennsylvania and he preceded her in death in 1994.

She is survived by a daughter, Corinne (Dale) Riegler of DeGraff; grandchildren, Dale (Katie) Cunningham Jr., Michael (Jody) Riegler and Morgan Cunningham; two great-grandchildren, including Sophia Cunningham; sisters, Darlene (Lou) Schonberger, Gerilyn (Herb) Lind and Shirley (Sam) Maxwell, all of Florida, Nancy (Dick) Saletzki of Arizona, Janice (Bob) Goodman of Pennsylvania and Lorraine (Jeff) Gerlack of Idaho; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A secretary and office manager, she was also a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Bellefontaine and former member of Order of Eastern Star.

Visitation is from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Eichholtz Funeral Home, Bellefontaine. Burial is in Sunset Memorial Cemetery, North Olmsted.

Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 3797 Summit Glen Drive, Suite G100, Columbus 45449.

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