Susan Cunkelman

Susan Cunkelman

Susan Irene (Dunlap) Cunkelman, 88, of Homer City, passed away Thursday, July 4, 2019, at Beacon Ridge, Indiana.

A daughter of Elmer and Emma (Laughlin) Dunlap, she was born Oct. 2, 1930, in Blairsville.

Mrs. Cunkelman was a member of Jacksonville Presbyterian Church, Kent, where she was a ruling elder and served as clerk of session for many years, and a member of Blairsville Chapter No. 166, Order of the Eastern Star.

She graduated from Blairsville High School, Class of 1948. She prepared food for Whitey’s Lunch Stand and was a bookkeeper for their family owned business, Truck Parts Unlimited.

She was a terrific pie baker.

Surviving are her husband of 68 years, Oliver Albert Cunkelman, whom she married Dec. 15, 1950; four children: Donna Rich, of Palm City, Fla.; David O. Cunkelman (Teresa), of Murrysville; Debora Stupic (Raymond), of Penn Run; and Darrell Cunkelman (Kimberlee), of Blairsville; five grandchildren: Meghan Hodde, Ty Hoza, Lauren Cunkelman, John Stupic and Clayton Stupic; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; son-in-law Craig Rich; two brothers, D. Alex Dunlap and Donald Dunlap; and a sister, Jennie Kellerman.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Shoemaker Funeral Home Inc., 49 N. Walnut St., Blairsville.

A funeral service with the Rev. Richard Cassel will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Jacksonville Presbyterian Church.

Interment will be in the Blairsville Cemetery, Blairsville.

To view the online obituary, sign the guest registry or send condolences, visit www.shoemakerfh-monuments.com.