Marilyn Lee Cunningham

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Marilyn Lee Cunningham

June 15, 1942 - April 12, 2018

OAKWOOD - Marilyn Lee Cunningham, 75, of Oakwood, passed away at 9:15 p.m. April 12, 2018, at the Champaign-Urbana Nursing and Rehab Center.
Marilyn was born the daughter of Donald S. and June (Wallace) Burkhart in Danville, on June 15, 1942. She married David Cunningham on Nov. 27, 1960, in Danville and he survives.
Survivors include her husband, David Cunningham of Oakwood; and two sons, Steve Cunningham of Gifford and Donald Cunningham of Michigan; one sister-in-law, Alice (Kenny) Lookingbill of Ogden; as well as special friends, "Corky" and Deloris Nightlinger of Danville; and special neighbor, Saundra Hess of Oakwood.
Marilyn is preceded in death by her parents.
Marilyn was a Mail Handler for the United States Postal Service, from which she retired. She was a member of the Muncie Baptist Church and enjoyed spending her free time antiquing, collecting dolls, going to estate sales and crocheting.
A Celebration of Life Funeral Service for Marilyn will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Sunset's Oakwood Chapel, 105 E. South Main Street Oakwood. Officiating the service will be Pastor David Garver. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 5 - 7 p.m. Monday, April 16, 2018, at the funeral home in Oakwood. Burial will be in Partlow Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Vermilion County Animal Shelter, 14775 Catlin Tilton Road Danville IL 61834.
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Published on April 13, 2018
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Monday 16 Apr

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Sunset's Oakwood Chapel

105 East South Main Street, Oakwood, IL, USA

Celebration of life

Tuesday 17 Apr

10:00 AM

Sunset's Oakwood Chapel

105 East South Main Street, Oakwood, IL, USA


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