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Liam P. Cunningham

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“To Phil,Sue,Katie,Bernie,Jane and Mary,We were shocked and very sad to hear the news from Phil about Liam. We just loved meeting him in 2014 - he...Read More »
1 of 29 | Posted by: Ian & Celia MacKinnon

“Phil,I just heard about the loss of your son. I was so sorry to hear this. My prayers are with you and your family. ”
2 of 29 | Posted by: Gail Nadeau - North Scituate, RI

“May the love of God help you endure this heart breaking time and you find comfort from his word (2 Corn. 1:3,4). I am sorry the loss of Liam. ”
3 of 29 | Posted by: Lisa A

“The entire Bean family, your old neighbors from Whitman, extend our deepest sympathy to each and every one of you. In our thoughts and prayers every...Read More »
4 of 29 | Posted by: Patty Bean - Whitman, MA

“Our sincere condolences are extended to the Cunningham family and our friends Jane & Bernie Powers during this difficult time. Please know that our...Read More »
5 of 29 | Posted by: madlyn & Paul giberti - MA

“Dear Cunningham Family. Words will never express the deep sympathy I have for the loss of Liam. Please accept my condolences. Nick Sr. ”
6 of 29 | Posted by: Nick Shaheen - Sandwich, MA

“Katie & The Cunningham Family,We are so saddened about your loss.Please accept our deepest condolences to you and all the family.You are in our...Read More »
7 of 29 | Posted by: Fusun & David Williamson

“Dear Susan and Phil,Our thoughts and prayers to you and your family. I remember when Justin and Liam were little boys together at Hillside. We cannot...Read More »
8 of 29 | Posted by: Lucy DiNatale - Woburn, MA

“Phil, Sue and Katie--you're in our prayers all day and everyday, Denise Sullivan and family. ”
9 of 29 | Posted by: denise sullivan - needham, MA

“Phil and Sue,I am so sorry for your loss. With all my prayers, JD White ”
10 of 29 | Posted by: JD White - New York, NY

“Sending love and healing prayers to you all. Your handsome son Liam will forever be remembered in our hearts. ”
11 of 29 | Posted by: Sally, Jim & Taylor Kane - MA

“To the Cunningham Family - Our condolences to your family at this very sad time in your life. My wife used to work for the Eaton's and noticed your...Read More »
12 of 29 | Posted by: Sandra & Peter Brooks - Brewster, MA


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14 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Phil, my heart is filled with sadness hearing about your son. There are no words to describe how very sorry I am about your loss. My prayers and...Read More »
15 of 29 | Posted by: Cindy Anthony - Toronto - Friend

“Sue, Phil and Katie - We are shocked and so very deeply sorry for your devastating loss. Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers. In...Read More »
16 of 29 | Posted by: Kristin McGovern - Needham, MA

“Cunningham Family, I am so sorry for your loss.Please accept my deepest sympathies. ”
17 of 29 | Posted by: Maria Jomides - Wrentham, MA

“To Mary and all of the Cunningham family, my deepest condolences on your heartbreaking loss. You will all be in my prayers. ”
18 of 29 | Posted by: Dianne Rees - Millis, MA

“My deepest condolences to the Cunningham family. I wish you all strength during this particularly difficult time. ”
19 of 29 | Posted by: Gorman Lee - Boston, MA

“To the cunningham family our thoughts and prayers are with you on such a sad day....with deep sympathystephen and joanne borrelliparish road...Read More »
20 of 29 | Posted by: stephen borrelli - needham, MA

“To the Cunningham familySo very sorry for your loss. Liam was a student I will never forget, he always knew how to put a smile on someone's face....Read More »
21 of 29 | Posted by: Julie Clark - Weymouth, MA

“Lots of sweet memories with Liam from high school. I'm heartbroken for the loss of a wonderful person. Lots of love to his family and friends. ”
22 of 29 | Posted by: Jillian Garrett - Fort Worth, TX

“Sue and Family,I am so sorry for your loss.I hope the love of your family and friends will help you get through this difficult time. ”
23 of 29 | Posted by: Pamela Nickerson - Wilmington, MA

“Liam and I started working at Cradles to Cradles the same week, both incredibly competitive and eager to outshine (and at times, sabotage) one...Read More »
24 of 29 | Posted by: Julia Boyaval - Boston, MA

“To The Cunningham Family,I cannot begin to fathom the depths of your sorrows at this time. I pray to God for comfort for all of you and to trust in...Read More »
25 of 29 | Posted by: Curt Schilling - Medfield, MA

“Phil, I have been very saddened to learn about your loss. I wish you a lot of courage to help you live through this sad trial.Friendly Youcef ”
26 of 29 | Posted by: Youcef Boukhalfa - Montreal

“Phil, Sue & The Cunningham Family,Words cannot express how deeply saddened we are. Liam was such a sweet, kind, caring, smart & very polite young man...Read More »
27 of 29 | Posted by: Avi & Julie of Needham Florist - MA

“Phil/Sue - There simply are no words. Everything I've read about Liam points to a smart, caring, well-mannered young man. He may have reached his...Read More »
28 of 29 | Posted by: Sue Atkinson

“An absolutely devastating loss. My heart is broken for all of you. Love, Sheila ”
29 of 29 | Posted by: Sheila Calnan - Bellingham, MA


Liam P. Cunningham, a lifelong Needham resident, passed away on Tuesday, September 27, 2016. He was 27 years old. Liam was a graduate of Needham High School, Class of 2007 and University Rhode Island Class of 2011. He worked as a Development Assistant at the John M. Barry Boys and Girls Club of Newton. Liam was also an active participant in Needham youth sports as well as varsity football at Needham High School. He enjoyed fishing, watching the Patriots and spending time on Cape Cod.
Liam is the beloved son of Phil and Sue Cunningham and cherished brother of Katie Cunningham all of Needham. He was dear grandson of Jane and Bernie Powers of Chatham. Liam is also survived by aunts Mary Cunningham of Quincy, Martha Tardif of Yarmouthport, Pamela Tillo of Osterville, Kate Pietropaoli of Yarmouth Maine, and uncles Andrew Powers of Barnstable, Daniel Powers of Dennis and the late Mark and Edward Cunningham. He is survived by many loving cousins and friends. Liam is also survived by his girlfriend Sara Lambert of Needham.
Visiting hours will be held in the Eaton Funeral Home, 1351Highland Ave Needham, on Friday, September 30th from 4-8PM. Relatives and friends ae kindly invited to attend. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Joseph Church, 1362 Highland Ave Needham, on Saturday at 10AM. Interment to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery, Needham. In lieu of flowers, donations in Liam's name may be made to the John M. Barry Boys and Girls Club of Newton (newtonbgc.com/donate.php).