Loretta Jean Cunningham, 64, of Wind Ridge, Pa. died Friday, January 8, 2016, at 2:50 p.m., in the home of her daughter, Bonnie Shough, after being seriously ill with a cancer related illness since December.
She was born August 19, 1951 in Waynesburg, Pa. a daughter of the late Beryl Harlan and Iona Carr Blake., and had attended West Greene High School.
Mrs. Cunningham had resided in the Rock Lick, W.Va. area for several years prior to moving to Richhill Twp. in 1986.
She was a member of the Bristoria Baptist Church.
Mrs. Cunningham enjoyed her time with her grandchildren and pet dog, Mia.
On October 15, 1969 she married Thomas Perry Cunningham who died January 26, 2006.
Surviving are a daughter, Bonnie, wife of Allen Shough, and a son Kevin Cunningham, Sr., both of Wind Ridge; four grandchildren, Nathan M. and Kevin Cunningham, Jr., Wyatt and Amber Finch; two sisters, Debra, wife of Donald Whitlatch of Center Twp. and Nancy, wife of Danny Lemasters of Moundsville, W.Va.; five brothers, Donald, husband of Ruth Blake of Cameron, W.Va., Gregory, husband of Rose Blake and Richard Blake, both of Moundsville; Alfred, husband of Debbie Blake of Waynesburg and Harold, husband of Mary Blake of Bentleyville; several nieces and nephews.
Deceased in addition to her parents and husband are a son, Timothy Wayne Cunningham, who died March 5, 2003; a sister, Rose Marie Blake.
Friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. Monday in the Rush Funeral Home, Inc. Rogersville, Pa. where funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, January 12, 2016 with Pastor Gary Crawford officiating. Interment will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Richhill Twp. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to your local American Cancer Society.