John F. Cunningham, Jr.
April 24, 1941 – January 26, 2015
The Grand Junction Centennial Band is deeply saddened by the loss of one of our own. John F. Cunningham, Jr. passed away on Monday, January 26th at University of Utah Medical Center in Salt Lake City, UT. John was a long time member of the Grand Junction Centennial Band, both as a performer, playing 2nd Clarinet, and as a Board Member. He was also a Past President of the band.
John leaves behind his loving wife, Emma; his daughter, Virginia Brown of Grand Junction, his son, Christopher of Loveland; two grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
A visitation will be held from 9 am to 11 am on Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 at Callahan-Edfast Mortuary Chapel, 2515 Patterson Road in Grand Junction, with a funeral service to take place at 11 am and military honors and interment to follow at 1 pm at the Veterans Memorial Cemetery of Western Colorado, 2830 Riverside Parkway in Grand Junction.
Per John’s family’s request memorial contributions may be made in John’s name to the Grand Junction Centennial Band, P.O. Box 687, Grand Junction, CO 81502.