RuthClarkDetails for her services are not yet available but will appear this week in probably the Philadelphia Inquirer amongst other local papers.  Ms. Clark was a huge dedicated supporter of the Society and until her health started to fail a few years ago attended practically all of the Society events.  Her daughter Alice Cunningham advises that the services, mass and wake will be held in the Lansdale, PA area. 



Ruth J. McGillicuddy Cunningham Clark, 99, of Dock Manor, Lansdale died June 16, 2013 at Souderton Mennonite Home. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Cornelius aka Connie Mack, (the baseball legend) and Katherine Hallahan McGillicuddy. She was the wife of the late Frank Cunningham and the late Richard Clark. Mrs. Clark has lived in Lansdale, Ambler and the Germantown section of Philadelphia. She was a homemaker. Mrs. Clark graduated from Mt. St. Joseph Academy and Chestnut Hill College. Surviving are two daughters Katherine Keim of Willow Grove and Alice Cunningham of Atco, NJ and three sons, Frank Cunningham of Hawaii, William Cunningham of Ambler and Cornelius Cunningham of Holland and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Roy, Earl and Connie McGillicuddy and the late Marguerite McCambridge, Mary Schurr, Rita Breedlove and Betty Nolen. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Funeral Mass Friday, June 21st at 11AM at Corpus Christi Church, 920 Sumneytown Pike, Lansdale, PA 19446 (in Upper Gwynedd Twp) where the family will receive friends Friday from 10 to 11AM. Interment will be at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. For those desiring, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Ruth’s memory to The Living Branches Benevolent Care Fund, 275 Dock Drive, Lansdale, PA 19446 would be preferred. Arrangements are by Simcox-McIlvaine Funeral Home, Lansdale.

Published in The Reporter on June 19, 2013



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