Raymond "Charlie" Cunningham Obituary

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Raymond "Charlie" Charles Cunningham

November 5, 1937 - April 30, 2014
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Raymond "Charlie" C. Cunningham, 76, of Winnebago passed away peacefully Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Born November 5, 1937 to Robert and Edna (Norup) Cunningham in Winnebago. Raymond graduated from Winnebago High School in 1955. Immediately after graduation he joined the United States Air Force where he served for four years. He later married Gwen Zwiger-Cox on July 14, 1997. Raymond was a carpenter who worked for the family business Cunningham Construction, as well as Winnebago Countertops. He also served on the Win-Bur-Sew Volunteer Fire Department for 39 years. He had a passion for collecting old diecast cars, but was happiest...
Raymond "Charlie" C. Cunningham, 76, of Winnebago passed away peacefully Wednesday, April 30, 2014. Born November 5, 1937 to Robert and Edna (Norup) Cunningham in Winnebago.

Raymond graduated from Winnebago High School in 1955. Immediately after graduation he joined the United States Air Force where he served for four years.

He later married Gwen Zwiger-Cox on July 14, 1997.

Raymond was a carpenter who worked for the family business Cunningham Construction, as well as Winnebago Countertops. He also served on the Win-Bur-Sew Volunteer Fire Department for 39 years.

He had a passion for collecting old diecast cars, but was happiest when he was spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors include, wife, Gwen; son, Thomas; step-sons, David and Doug; grandchildren, Bryanne, Kayla, Ruthie, Payton, Jenna, and Neva; siblings, Warren (Barb) Cunningham, Lois Schultz, and Alice (Howard) Binger; and several loving nieces and nephews.

Preceded by, parents; wife, LaRetta; daughter, Karen; brothers, Duane, and Allen.

Funeral Service at 12p.m. Monday, May 5, 2014 at Advantage Funeral Home, 7000 W. State St, Rockford. Pastor Tim Sprickler officiant. Visitation 11a.m. till the time of service. Cremation rites will be accorded. Online condolences may be submitted at www.advantagerockford.com

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