Roger J. Cunningham – Cumberland

Roger J. Cunningham – Cumberland

Roger J. Cunningham, 57, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 1, in Rhode Island Hospital, Providence. He was the longtime companion of Janet L. Cassidy.

Born in Central Falls, he was the son of the late John and Anna (Luis) Cunningham Sr. He was a lifelong resident of Cumberland.

He was a life member of the Garfield Social Club, Central Falls, where he was a member of their pool league at one time. He was a member of the East Warren Rod & Gun Club. Roger was also a member of the NRA and also an avid gun enthusiast.

He enjoyed fishing and boating and was also a fan of the New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox.

Roger was an iron worker employed by the former Vistawall of Pawtucket for more than 25 years.

Beside his companion, he is survived by his brother, John J. Cunningham Jr., of Cumberland, along with Janet's daughter, Keri, and grandchildren Jordan and Kaitlyn who affectionately called his "Little Bird." He also leaves Angel, his beloved cat.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Online guestbook: