Bill Cunningham, 80, of Corpus Christi, was born on April 5, 1928 and died on Feb. 10, 2009.

He was a World War II veteran, a U.S. Marine pilot and was a lifetime member of the V.F.W. for 40 years, a Quartermaster, and life member of the V.F.W. Post 3837. He was also a 50-year member of the Masonic Lodge.

Graveside funeral services were conducted at 11:15 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18, in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio with full military honors. Burial followed.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund of V.F.W. Post 3837, 12030 Leopard Street, Corpus Christi, TX 78410 in Bill's memory.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home