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Francis J. Cunningham III

January 11, 2022

Obituary

 

 

Francis J. Cunningham, III, (Frankie) formerly of Drexel Hill, passed away on January 11, 2022 at the age of 66. Frankie passed at home surrounded by his loving family after a valiant battle from a stroke he suffered on June 28, 2021.

Frank was the beloved husband of Julia (Umbrell), and loving son to Nancy (Magee) and the late Francis J. Cunningham, Jr. Loving father of Michael (Theresa), Marissa (Kate), Bridget (Dan), Francis J (Gina) and Sean (Allie). Brother of Nancy/Sissi (Rob) Campbell, Michael (Susan), Sheila (Bob) Dempsey and the late Stephen. Also survived by 6 grandchildren. Brother-in-law to Grace, Mary and Patricia (Brian) Yoak. Uncle Frankie to many nieces and nephews.

Frank was a proud Pop Pop and his face lit up when his grandchildren Olivia Grace and Michael Francis came to visit him each day.

Frankie was a graduate of Monsignor Bonner, Class of 1973 along with his lifelong friends Mitch, Joey and Drew.

Frankie C. was a proud member of Electricians Local Union #98 for 39 years, retiring in 2012 and loving the life. He marched in many New Year's Mummers Parades with several different clubs, most recently with the American Wench Brigade.

Frankie was an avid golfer, a natural comedian and a friend you could always count on. He was well known among many crowds for his amazing sense of humor and a laugh so contagious, you didn’t even need to hear the punchline.

Please share a Miller Lite with a loved one today and remember Frankie!

Relatives and friends are invited to his Viewing Friday, January 14, 2022 from 5-8pm and to his Funeral Mass Saturday, January 15, 2022 at 1pm all at St. Dorothy Church, 4910 Township Line Road, Drexel Hill, PA 19026. Interment Private.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Services

Viewing
Friday
January 14, 2022

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
St. Dorothy Church (Drexel Hill)

Funeral Mass
Saturday
January 15, 2022

1:00 PM
St. Dorothy Church (Drexel Hill)

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