2012-03-15 / Obituaries


Tara L. Cunningham, of Brewster, passed away on Thursday, March 8th, 2012, at the age of 38 years young.

Tara was born April 2, 1973, in Mt. Kisco, daughter of Thomas and Lenore (Tierney) Cunningham. She graduated from Brewster High School in 1991.

Most of all Tara will be remembered for her gentle soul, and as a mother who loved her children very much.

Tara is survived by her three cherished children, Marie, Michael, and Thomas of Danbury, Ct.; her loving parents Thomas and Lenore Cunningham of Danbury; her brother Thomas (Dorothy) Cunningham, and sister Meghan (Andy) Cunningham; and her beloved grandmother, Lenore Tierney of Brewster. She is also survived by her companion and friend Nick Lalli of Mahopac. Tara was predeceased by her grandparents Francis Tierney, and Thomas and Mary Cunningham.

A Mass of Christian Rite was celebrated Monday, March 12, 2012, at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church in Brewster. Interment will be private. Arrangements were handled by the Beecher Funeral Home, 1 Putnam Ave., Brewster.

In lieu of flowers a 529 college fund will be set up for her children. Donations in Tara L. Cunningham’s memory may be made to: Lenore Cunningham; 3302 Easton Court, Danbury, CT 06811.

She will be greatly missed.

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