Peacefully at Exeter Villa on Wednesday, August 17, 2022, Arthur William Cunningham of Exeter in his 97th year. Beloved husband for 74 years of the late Beverley (Bayley) Cunningham (April 2022). Reunited in heaven with his much loved daughter Barb Hodgins (2005). Cherished father of David (Chris) of Tavistock, and Don (Ruth Ann) of Lucan. Proud grandpa of Jennifer (Scott) Gignac, Megan (John) Scruton; Nicholas (Valentina), Luke (Morgan) and Joshua; Jason (Jocelyn), Adam (Katherine), and Ashley. Also loving great-grandpa of Lauren, Logan; Laurissa (Adam), Sarah; Auviahna, Levi; Leeanna, Emmery and Irelynn. Great-great grandpa of Sophia. Also survived by son-in-law Ward Hodgins (Jo-Anne) of Clinton and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Alvin and Marion (Prest) Cunningham, sister Verna and her husband Jack, brother James and his wife Hazel, brother Harvey, brother-in-law Carl, sister-in-law Marilyn and her husband Murray.
Art’s family would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to the staff at Exeter Villa for the excellent care Art has received.
In keeping with Arthur’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A private family graveside service will be held at St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye with Pastor Doug Watson officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Samaritan’s Purse Canada or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.