Delores A Cunningham obituary 1940~2023


Delores A Cunningham, 82, of Gettysburg, PA died Sunday evening, May 21, 2023, surrounded by her loving family.

Delores A Cunningham
Delores A Cunningham

Born November 27, 1940 in Gettysburg she was the daughter of the late Martin and Kathleen (Myers) Baltozer.

She was the loving wife of Richard C. Cunningham of Gettysburg to whom she was married for almost 63 years.

Mrs. Cunningham was a 1958 graduate of Gettysburg High School. She worked for Grant’s Department Store before working at Statler’s Upholstery and then retired from Madison Square Furniture. After retiring, she worked for a few years at KFC in Gettysburg.

She and her husband enjoyed blue grass music, going to listen every Friday and taking several trips to Gatlinburg, Tennessee. She also enjoyed bowling, crafts, and puzzles, but she treasured her time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, Delores is survived by her four children, Teresa A. Witherow and her husband Lynn, of Arendtsville, Richard H. Cunningham and his companion, Deedee Becker, of Gettysburg, Sandra L. Plank and her husband Perry, of Gettysburg, Michael P. Cunningham, and his companion, Dianna Shultz, of Gettysburg, her three grandchildren, Nicole Witherow, Keith Cunningham, Olivia Plank-Windell, her two step-grandchildren, Brad Shultz, Brent Shultz, her seven great grandchildren, Lucas Witherow, Brianna Witherow, Arianna Witherow, Leighton Witherow, Dylan Cunningham, Trevor Cunningham, Brantley Windell, her three step-grandchildren, Nolan Shultz, Grant Shultz, Caden Shultz, and her sister, Alminda Plank, of Gettysburg.

She was preceded in death by her two grandchildren, Shelley-Ann Witherow, Jeremy Plank, and her sister, Karen Kessler.

Funeral services will be held 10 a.m., Saturday, May 27, 2023 at the Monahan Funeral Home, 125 Carlisle St., Gettysburg, PA.

Burial will be in the Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., Friday, May 26, 2023 at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at the funeral home’s website.



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