John Cunningham

John Dale Cunningham

Saturday, May 15th, 1943 - Monday, January 27th, 2020
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John Dale Cunningham, 76 of Wellsburg, WV, passed away at 7:00 PM on Monday, January 27, 2020 at the Mary Jane Brooks Valley Hospice North Care Center, Steubenville, OH.

John was born on May 15, 1943 in Wheeling, WV. He was the son of the late Robert and Anne (Silvers) Cunningham.

John worked as a mechanic for the former McGee Motors, Wellsburg, WV and later in life worked as a campground host. Many will remember John for his love of camping with his wife at Tomlinson Run State Park and Mt Wood in North Bend, WV.

In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his two sisters, Mary Pearl and Myra Winters.

John is survived by his wife of 49 years, Darlene (Caldwell) Cunningham, four children, William “Bill” Ward and his wife, Susan of Sitka, Alaska, Tammy Holmes of Wellsburg, WV, Bonnie Olenick and her husband, Rick of Wellsburg, WV, and Robert “Dale” Cunningham and his wife, Tammi of Toronto, OH, ten grandchildren, Brittany, Brandie, Brooke, Jonathon, Casey, Calandra and her husband, Jesse, Seth, Tanner, Abby and Bryson, three great grandchildren, Daltan, Raelyn and Ronin, four siblings, William “Bill” Cunningham, Shirley Winters, Henry Cunningham and Paul Cunningham and his wife, Alice, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received on Friday from 2:00-4:00 and 7:00-9:00 PM at the Chambers Funeral Home, Wellsburg, WV (304)737-3551.

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Posted at 10:58am
We are thinking of you during this difficult time.
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Prayers for your family for strength and peace .
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Debbie StJames

Posted at 07:57pm
Darlene and Family, Our sincere condolences on John's passing. He surely earned his angel wings. Please hold tight the memories the family shared while he was here with us. Prayers to the family.

Nolte and Gladys VanCamp's Family

Betty Lou Harris

Posted at 10:46pm
My deepest condolences to the family. May God surround you with His strength, comfort and love during this difficult time. God bless.

Hattie Vojvodich

Posted at 06:51pm
I grew up beside John & Darlene and the kids I have a lot of great memories of us all on the ridge. So very sorry for you loss. My prayers are with you all
Hattie Marker Vojvodich

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