Monday, February 20, 2017

Steven Ellsworth Cunningham (February 7, 2017)

Steven Ellsworth Cunningham, age 58, of Union City, OH, and formerly of Rossburg, passed away, Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at his home.

Steven was born Monday, January 26, 1959 in Piqua, OH, a son of the late Athern and Bettie (Higgs) Cunningham.

In addition to his parents, Steven was preceded in death by his sister, Cindra Fleenor.

Steven was a past member of the Darke County and Ohio Cattleman's Association. He was a 4-H advisor for the Darke County Beef Club and was a past member and honorary member of the Ansonia FFA. He and His wife, Larissa volunteered their time at Hueston Woods maintaining the horse trails. He enjoyed horseback riding and camping with his family and friends

Steven is survived by his wife of 22 years Larissa Cunningham of Union City, whom he married Saturday, February 12, 1994; sons, Doug Cunningham of Union City, OH. Scott Cunningham of Lakeview, OH and Rob Castle of Greenville; daughters and sons-in-law, Heather and Douglas Jones of New Weston and Chelsea and Loy Newton of Troy; grandchildren, Shianne Liddy, Skyler Marker, Austin Cunningham, Logan Hines, Taylor Cunningham, Conner Newton, Keanan Cunningham, Lexie Osterloh, Marissa Newton, Kali Jones, and Lona Newton; sister and brother-in-law, Deb and Pat Barga of Greenville; numerous nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, February 18,2017 at 11:00 am at Oliver Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville with Eli Carpenter officiating. Burial will follow in the Beamsville Cemetery.

Family and friends may visit Saturday, February, 18, 2017 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at Oliver Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville.

Memorial contributions may be made to State of the Heart Care of Darke County or Darke County Cancer Association.

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