EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

January 2, 2013

Robert Cunningham, 80


North Adover — Robert Cunningham 80, of North Andover died Saturday December 29,2012 at Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill.

Robert was born in North Andover on January 29,1932 to the late William and Bridget (McCoy) Cunningham. He attended local schools and was a graduate of Johnson High School.

He served as a North Andover firefighter for twenty three years until his retirement.

Robert enjoyed fishing and cars.

He is survived by his wife Rita(Desjardins)Cunningham of North Andover, his two sons, Steven Cunningham and his wife Sheila of Atkinson N.H. and Robert Cunningham and his wife Barbara of North Andover. Robert is also survived by his daughter Robin Benoit of Lawrence, his nine grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services will be held on Friday January 4,2013 at 10:30 AM the Conte Funeral Home 17 Third Street North Andover. Burial will follow in Holy Sepulcher Cemetery also in North Andover.

Family and friends may call on Thursday Januay 3,2013 from 4-8 PM at the funeral home.

For directions or to offer online condolences please visit www.contefuneralhomes.com