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Donald Henry Cunningham

March 10, 1929 - January 20, 2014
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Donald H. Cunningham, 84, of Atlantis ,Florida passed away under the care of Hospice of Palm BEach County. He was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan and was a graduate of local schools. He served with the Army during the later part of WWII as a rifleman. Donald then raced open-cockpit midgets on Daytona Beach. He then returned to Michigan and worked over eleven years in the auto industry. In 1954 he became a licensed pilot and flew for over 56 years. Donald and his family moved to this area in 1967. He then became the owner of Tri-City Construction Co. for over 25 years. He served as a Board Director at: 1st State Bank of...
Donald H. Cunningham, 84, of Atlantis ,Florida passed away under the care of Hospice of Palm BEach County.

He was born and raised in Detroit, Michigan and was a graduate of local schools.

He served with the Army during the later part of WWII as a rifleman. Donald then raced open-cockpit midgets on Daytona Beach.

He then returned to Michigan and worked over eleven years in the auto industry. In 1954 he became

a licensed pilot and flew for over 56 years. Donald and his family moved to this area in 1967. He then became the

owner of Tri-City Construction Co. for over 25 years. He served as a Board Director at: 1st State Bank of Lantana,

Great Southern Bank, Colonia Bank and the Grand Bank & Trust. In retirement he was an avid tennis player, and traveled extensively.

He was also a mentor with the Listening Program for At Risk Children. Donald's survivors include his wife of

54 years Judy, 2 children; Craig Cunningham of Vermont and Pamela (Ray) Smith of Mississippi, 2 grandchildren

Hollis and Jourdan Smith. He also leaves his brother Robert (B) Cunningham and a nephew and 2 nieces.

His family will receive friends on Wednesday, at the funeral home, between 4:00 & 7:00 PM, where

His life will be celebrated on Thursday at 12:00 noon. Donald will be laid to rest at a later date

at the South Florida Veterans Cemetery in Lake Worth. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be sent toHospice of Palm Beach County 5300 East Avenue, West Palm Beach, Fl. or Alzeheimer's Association SE Florida Chapter
PO Box 22594, West Palm Beach, Fl. 33416
www.dorsey-smithmemorygardens.com



Arrangements under the direction of Dorsey-E. Earl Smith Funeral Home, Lake Worth, FL.

"HE WAS A FRIEND AND THE BEST BUSINESS MAN I HAVE EVER MET. HE AND BILL WIPPERFURTH WAS A REAL PAIR. MY BEST TO YOU JUDY. TOM EASTMAN PORT ST LUCIE FL." TOM EASTMAN (PORT ST LUCIE, FL)

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