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CUNNINGHAM, Betty J. (Oehlschlager)

Friday, October 15, 2004

Betty J. Cunningham, 86, Lenexa, KS, passed away October 15, 2004, at home. Memorial services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, October 19 at Village Presbyterian Church, Prairie Village, KS.


Burial is to be at Mt. Moriah Cemetery. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Kansas City Hospice, 10100 W. 87th St., Suite 100, Overland Park, KS, 66212. Betty was born on September 5, 1918, in Kansas City, MO.

 

She resided in the Kansas City area all of her life. She graduated from Southwest High School in 1936, and Oklahoma College for Women in 1940.

 

She was employed in the Accounting Department of Fox Midwest Theatres and Commonwealth Theatres for 30 years.

 

Betty was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Lillie Oehlschlager, and brother Dr. Keith Oehlschlager. Betty is survived by Allen L. Cunningham, loving husband of 51 years; brother Allan Oehlschlager and his wife Judith, Norman, OK; sisterin-law Jimmie Nell Oehlschlager, Odessa, TX; as well as several nieces and nephews. Betty was a member of the Village Presbyterian Church of Prairie Village. (Arr. Mt. Moriah and Freeman, 816942-2004)