Obituary for Irving Cunningham

Born: Mar. 29th, 1933
Passed Away: Oct. 8th, 2015


Tuesday Oct. 13th, 2015, 1:00pm at Coopersville Reformed Church
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Irving “Bill” Cunningham, age 82, of Coopersville, passed away Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015. He was born in Berkshire, NY to the late Clinton and Cornelia (Rockwell) Cunningham. At a young age Bill moved to Maine, he served in the U.S. Army and after his discharge he came to West MI looking for work. While here he met Shirley Veeneman of Coopersville and on May 4, 1956 they married. Bill was preceded in death by his son Bruce in 2004 and 7 siblings. He is survived by his wife of 59 yrs. Shirley; daughter, Joan and John Pawloski; grandchildren, Ryan and Katie Pawloski, Aryn Pawloski, Triston Cunningham and Trina Cunningham; sister, Louise and Don Gerheauser and many nieces and nephews. In keeping with Bill’s wish cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held 1:00 P.M. Tuesday Oct. 13th at the Coopersville Reformed Church, 423 W. Randall St, Coopersville with Rev Greg Stamm officiating. Interment will be in the Coopersville-Polkton Twp. Cemetery. After the service light refreshments will be served with a time of sharing in Bill’s life with the family. Memorial donations may be made to the Coopersville Area Historical Society, 364 Main St, Coopersville, MI 49404. An online guestbook may be signed at Throop Funeral Home Coopersville, 616-837-8161


on Tuesday Oct. 13th, 2015 at Coopersville-Polkton Twp Cemetery
Directions to Coopersville-Polkton Twp Cemetery