Cunningham, Charles Henry “Charlie”, 73, of Benwood WV., died Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Wheeling Hospital.
Charlie was born December 2, 1944, in Wheeling, the son of the late James W. and Helen Sorge Cunningham Sr.
He was a retired policeman for the City of Benwood; a veteran of the U. S. Marines; a member of American Legion Post #46; loved the New York Yankees, and coach multiple championships for area softball teams.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother James W. Cunningham Jr. and a sister Patricia Cunningham.
Surviving are his wife, Mary V. Green Cunningham, two daughters, Melissa Fielding of Springfield, Ohio and Karen Nieto of New Port Richey, Florida, a sister Mary Stauffer of Wheeling, four grandchildren, Sydney Fielding, Madison Fielding, Lyndsay Fielding and Eddie Nieto, several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Family and friends will be received on Sunday, June 10, 2018, from 2-8 pm at Altmeyer Funeral Home, Benwood/McMechen Chapel, where services will be held Monday, June 11, 2018, at 11 am with Rev. April Forkey officiating. Interment to follow in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.
Graveside military services to be conducted by the Moundsville Honor Guard.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.altmeyerfuneralhomes.com.