Cunningham, Eugene R, age 76, of Liverpool, Queens County, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 24th, 2017, in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool.
Born in Milton, he was a son of the late Arthur and Muriel (Berriman) Cunningham.
Gene worked in the woods in his younger years and then later for a fish processing plant in Yarmouth. Gene loved to play horseshoes and darts and attend horse pulls. He was a member of Mersey Branch #38, Royal Canadian Legion, Liverpool.
He is survived by son Tim ( Rose Robicheau) of Yarmouth; his grandchildren Colton and Ava; sisters Gloria (Donald) Smith of Cape Breton; Ellen (Albert) Brewster of Brooklyn; brother Maurice (Glenda) of Milton.
He was predeceased by his daughter Tanya, his son Andrew; his sisters Edith Lloyd, Kathryn MacNutt and Irene Saunders.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. A graveside memorial service will be held Friday, April 28, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in Milton Community Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com
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To all of Genie’s family
I am thinking of you all……
Ellen and familly sorry for your loss our sincere condolences are with you at this time.
So sorry to hear of Genie passing Harry alway’s enjoyed talking to him
My Thought’s & Prayers are with all the family .
I considered Genie a friend
My thoughts are with you
Helen & David Fox
So sad to hear this news, please except our condolences. RIP
Sorry to hear about Gene
To Genes family,I was so sorry to hear of Genes passing,Take care.
Ellen and family,Very sorry to hear of Gene’s passing.Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time.
Lloyd & Barbara Naugler
It is with much sadness we acknowledge the loss of Eugene .He & Lloyd were buddies most of their lives . Gene had a sense of humour & had many a story to tell. We will miss you Gene. RIP til we meet again
He we be sadly missed and forever loved by is Girlfriend Gladys .
I am so sorry to hear of Gene’s passing.My condolences to the family. May he RIP.
Darren Whynot / Lisa Tarr
Sorry to hear about Gene’s passing thinking of all his family at these hard times R.I P Gene you are home at last.
Sending prayers and my sympathy in your time of loss.
To all Geanie”s family….So sorry for your loss..God Bless!!!
David Whynott & mersey point Darts
We are so sorry to hear of gene’s passing.we will miss seeing gene at our yearly dart tournaments, he always visited when health let him.a very thought full person who would bring treats at our christmas party.condolences to all his family from mersey point dart league.
To the family , So sorry for your loss .
To Gene’s family,I am so sorry for your loss.He was the older brother I never had and my protector.I am so happy I got to spend some time with him the last time I was home.Take care my prayers and thoughts be with you at this time
Sorry for your loss, gene was a great man.
To all of Genie’s family
I am so sorry to hear of Genie’s passing. My thoughts are with all of you at this very sad time.
My condolences to the family!!
Paul and Shirley Neals
Very sorry to hear of Genie’s passing. He always had a ready smile and pleasant attitude..he will be missed at the Legion for sure. RiP Gene.
I will miss him dearly…we had great times playing darts and I’ll I can say is “Gene HIT THE BOARD”….xoxo Kelly
This is such sad news. Gene was an amazing person and the best crib partner ever. Gene always had a great outlook and was very considerate and friendly.
I am so sorry for your loss, he was a good man.
Delbert & Mary Weare, Kempt.
We send our condolence to all of Gene”s family. A death is never easy regardless of the person’s age but please hang on to your special memories. I am sure you have lots of them. Also take your Bible and read John 5:28,29 as it speaks of the wonderful resurrection that Gene will receive in the future. At this time we send our love and best wishes to the whole family. Greetings, Del & Mary
Sorry to hear of Genes passing, Bruce & Gene played in a lot of Horseshoe Tournaments.
Sorry to hear of Genes passing
So sorry to hear about Eugene’s passing. He was a wonderful man. Rest in peace Eugene.
Ross&Ann Hamilton. Belleville, NS
Our condolences to all of Genes families, he will be missed!
Hector and Frances
So sorry for your loss. We have know Eugene for a long time. We will miss him. Our Condolences
VALERIE & GARY JOUDREY
you will be missed gene,always had a friendly greeting when he saw me or gary. at the dances he and i would have great times talking. jeanette will be glad to see your friendly face again gene. to the family we will miss him dearly. so sorry for your loss of a dear brother.
Sorry to hear of Gene’s passing, enjoyed playing horseshoes and cribbage with him. He always had on a smile, RIP bud condolences to the family
Hallett &Mary Hill
Sorry to hear of Eugenes passing. We worked with him at IMO Foods in Yarmouth. We had many good times. Condolences to his family.
Clyde and David Whynot
We are very sorry to hear of Gene ,s passing our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time
Debbie & John Herman
Aunt Ellen & Uncle Albert:
We are So Sorry to hear of Your Brother’s Passing.
We would also like to send our Condolences to the Family & Friends of Gene.
Debbie & John Herman
Bill and Anna Cox
Always a smile and a story, never missed an opportunity to help others will miss him at the legion, always a willing potatoe peeler. Rest in peace Gene. Our sympathy to all his family.
Debbie & Allen Conrad
So sorry to hear of Gene’s passing, he was a very gentle an loving man who gave with his heart. It was always fun at darts with him there RIP my friend
So sad to hear that Gene has passed away. We were friends since we were kids. My thoughts and prays are with all the family members. R.I.P. Gene.
Sorry to hear of Genes passing. He was such a friendly person with a big smile