Lon Cunningham, 83, passed away on Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, at home surrounded by his family.
Born in Rochester March 19, 1937, he was the son of Joseph and Neva (Dawson) Cunningham.
After attending Rochester High School, he married the love of his life Mary Keyser. Lon worked for Don Creed Lawn Care for 25 years. He loved anything to do with machines, especially John Deere. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and watching the “Duke” John Wayne. Lon will always be remembered as being a devoted husband and family man, who had a love for life.
He is survived by his wife, Mary of Plymouth; daughters: Debra Cunningham of Iona, Mich.; Penny (Larry) Cleveland of Plymouth; Melanie (Bill) Rowe of Lakeville; sons: Steven Cunningham of Bremen; Lonnie Cunningham of Plymouth and David Cunningham of Iona, Mich.; 14 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Lon is preceded in death by his parents, son Roger Cunningham and his siblings.
Visitation will be held from noon-2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 4. Funeral services will immediately follow with Pastor Diana Riddle officiating.
Burial will take place in the New Oak Hill Cemetery.