Jean A. Cunningham

Jean A. Cunningham, age 92, of Clinton, passed away April 16, 2017.

Jean was born October 17, 1924 in Detroit, Mich., the daughter of Galvin and Gladys (Sherman) Thompson. On July 28, 1944 she married Thomas Cunningham in Detroit, He preceded her in death February 10, 1982.  She was a graduate of Redford High School, Detroit.  In 1963 she and her husband moved to Tecumseh and became the proprietors of Airport Bowl. Many people will remember Jean as the Salad Lady at Don’s Beef Buffet.

Jean is survived by her children, Diana (Phillip) Six, Robert (Lisa) Cunningham and Wendy Cunningham-Tucker; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and brother, Robert (Sandy) Thompson.

In addition to her husband, Thomas, she was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Ronald; sister, Lois and a granddaughter, Autumn.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, April 21, 2017 at the J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home, Tecumseh with Rev. Philip Krieger officiating.  Burial will follow at Lenawee Hills Memorial Gardens, Tecumseh.

Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, April 20, 2017 at the funeral home. 

Condolences to the family may be made online at www.pursefuneralhome.com.

Category:

Tecumseh Herald

 

110 E. Logan St.
P.O. Box 218
Tecumseh, MI 49286
517-423-2174
800-832-6443

Email Us

FacebookTwitter

Latest articles

  • Pictured at the groundbreaking are Hickman family members (l-r) Cindy and Alan Hickman, Reagan Boyse, Stephanie Hickman Boyse, Sally and Steve Hickman, Tracy Hickman and Chad Munger, Annabelle Burg, Julie Hickman Burg, and Shelley and Dave Hickman. Not pictured are two brothers, Mark (Christine) and Ross Hickman. Photo by: Kerry Hamilton Smith

    Thu, 06/22/2017 - 2:06pm
  • Ken Roberts (l) and his dad, Al, pictured at Lone Oak Properties of Red Mill Pond. Photo by: Jim Lincoln

    Thu, 06/22/2017 - 2:05pm
  • Pictured (l-r) are Barry and Linda Seidel with new owners of the consignment store Tammy and Jamie Drouillard. Photo by: Kerry Hamilton Smith

    Thu, 06/22/2017 - 2:04pm

Please Login for Premium Content