Richard D. Cunningham

07/19/1951 - 11/08/2021


Obituary For Richard D. Cunningham

Richard D. Cunningham of Rockford passed away Monday November 8, 2021, in his home after a long illness. He was born July 19, 1951, in Rockford, the son of Darrell and Corrine Cunningham. He was a graduate of East High School class of 1970. He married Debra Randazzo-Seminerio on February 14, 2004. Richard was a Police Officer for the City of Rockford for 32 years, retiring in 2009.

Survivors include his wife, Debra. Daughter, Amy Cunningham. Step children, Connie Paris and Carl (Kate) Seminerio. Grandchildren, Guiliana and Gianni Paris, Stella, Audrey and Henry Seminerio. Brother, Bob (Pam) Cunningham. Sister, Sue (Tom) Golden. Numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents.

Visitation from 4pm until 7pm on Thursday, November 18, 2021, in Tony Gasparini Funerals Chapel 6825 Weaver Road. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Serenity Hospice.

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  • 11/18/2021

    Rich was one of my best friends and I will never forget him. So sorry for everyone's loss. Know that Rich truly made a difference in a lot of lives mine being one of then. I love you Rich.

  • 11/18/2021

    Amy, My thoughts are with you. Celebrate him well.

  • 11/18/2021

    A great guy I worked with Richie at the PD for many years. Sorry for your loss. Jim Wilson

  • 11/17/2021

    I am so sorry to hear of Richard's passing. He was on my husband, Allen "Cuffy "Peterson's shift and we had lots of fun at the shift parties. He was a great guy and he will be missed Sharon Peterson

  • 11/15/2021

    So sorry Deb and family. He was such a nice guy. Prayers for you! Kim and russ petrotte

  • 11/15/2021

    I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your love ❤️ thinking of you!

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