• CUNNINGHAM REVEREND ROBERT F. ...

CUNNINGHAM
REVEREND ROBERT F.
Age 98, died Saturday,
February 16, 2019, peacefully
at his home with family. Born
to the late F. Albert and Margaret
E. (Young) Cunningham in
Jeannette, PA . Survived by his
wife of 76 years, Ruth (Farley)
who served with him in a
lifetime of Christian ministry
and as his constant
companion and caregiver.
Survived by his children,
Robert B. (Judy), Margaret
Kelly (Dave), Lawrence A.
(Louise), Jennis (late William)
McGahee, Lance R. (Debbie),
H. Scott (Sally); ten
grandchildren; seven great-
grandchildren; and his ?rst
cousin, Carol Jean Keefer. He
earned  Scouting's highest rank
of Eagle and attended the ?rst
National Boy Scout   Jamboree
in Washington DC in 1937. He
was a graduate of Jeannette High
School (1938), and a graduate of
Eastern Baptist
Theological   Seminary (1945) with
BA and BD degrees. Ordained by
the American   Baptist Churches,
he served as pastor to the West
Creek Baptist Church (1942-1945),
West Creek, N.J., Olive Branch
Baptist Church (1945-1952),
Rostraver Twp., PA, and devotedly
to the families of the Franklin
Park   Baptist Church (1952-1985),
Franklin Park Boro, PA. He
continued to serve   churches
in the Pittsburgh Baptist
Association ?lling several
roles. Viewing   shall be on
Saturday, February 23, 2019, from
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., at
the   Franklin Park Baptist Church,
2470 Nicholson Road, Sewickley,
PA 15143 .   The funeral service
will follow at 11:00 a.m., in the
church sanctuary. Interment to
follow in the church cemetery.
In lieu of ?owers, the
family   suggests memorial
donations to the Franklin Park
Baptist Church.
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PostedFebruary 21, 2019