Lily L. Cunningham
Lily L. Cunningham, 85, of Springfield, died at 5:45 am, Saturday, January 8, 2011 at home. She was born March 9, 1925 in Brown County, IL to Emanuel Theodore and Minnie Frances Allen Shoemaker, they preceded her in death. She is also preceded in death by one daughter, Kathi Hill, two grandsons, Michael Spann and Tobias Hill, three sisters and six brothers. She is survived by three daughters, Chris Cunningham of Springfield, Gwendolyn Cunningham of Manassas, VA and Melissa Cunningham of Springfield, six grandchildren, Terri Spann, Marcus Cunningham, Mathew Spann, Travis Hill, Tavish Hill and Tanechaka Cunningham, four great-grandchildren, Patrick Spann, Courtney Heimberger, Cadence Heimberger and Airen Spann, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was a waitress. She was a resident of Springfield most of her life and was formerly of Pittsfield.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Tuesday, January 11, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 1 pm, Wednesday, January 12, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home with Monsignor Thomas Holinga officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Life Goes On.