Richard Cunningham


September 20, 1990

Richard E. Cunningham, a Baltimore construction worker, died early last Saturday after being shot near his home on Winchester Street. He was 27.

Services for Mr. Cunningham will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Phillips funeral establishment, 1727 N. Monroe St.

Police are trying to determine a motive for the shooting. They have no suspects.

For about six years before being laid off six weeks ago, Mr. Cunningham worked as a laborer for the Songer Construction Co. at the Sparrows Point shipyard of the Bethlehem Steel Corp. Earlier, he worked as a roofer.

The Baltimore native attended Walbrook High School.

His survivors include three daughters, Niesha, Erica and Ashley Cunningham; a son, Eric Cunningham; his mother, Emma J. Rice; his father, Richard Cunningham; a sister, Tracye Cunningham; and a brother, Barrett Cunningham. All are of Baltimore.

Baltimore Sun Articles
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.