Scott M. Zielonko - Owner and Funeral Director
Scott joined the staff at A.J. Cunningham Funeral Home on August 1, 2008. He is a graduate of Watervliet High School, class of 1982, and the Mortuary Science Program at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy, class of 1985, and has been licensed as a Funeral Director in New York State since 1986. He has worked at funeral homes in Albany, Troy, Watervliet, and Ravena. Scott purchased the business from Curt Cunningham on April 1, 2016. He attends St. John the Baptist Church, and is a member of Our Lady of Knock Council 6439 of the Knights of Columbus in East Durham. He is also a member of the Capital District and New York State Funeral Directors Associations.
Emily N. (Evans) Sumner - Funeral Director
Emily began her residency at A.J. Cunningham Funeral Home on September 1, 2013. She completed the requirements and received her license on September 12, 2014. Emily graduated from Greenville High School in 2011 and graduated with honors from Hudson Valley Community College with a degree in Mortuary Science in 2013. She received her Bereavement Certificate in 2015 with honors. She also received her Bachelor's Degree in Funeral Service Administration with the highest of honors in May 2016. Emily is currently the manager of the funeral home's Ravena Branch. She was raised in Greenville and has been active in the community through such groups as the United Methodist Church Youth Group. She enjoys helping others, rescuing all sorts of animals, and learning new things. She currently lives with her husband, Casey, in Rotterdam. They welcomed their son, Trystan Killian, in March of 2021.
Jennifer A. McKeon - Registered Resident
Jennifer grew up in Greene County, NY spending the majority of her life in Coxsackie. She has 3 grown children and 3 grandchildren that are the apple of her eye. Jennifer married her soulmate in 2012 and relocated to Freehold, NY in 2019. Through life's trial and tribulations she returned to school at age 44 to pursue her career as a funeral director, graduating from Hudson Valley Community College with Phi Theta Kappa High Honors. Jennifer joined A.J Cunningham's staff to complete her residency program after which time she will become a Licensed Funeral Director.
Curtis A. Cunningham - Funeral Director Emeritus
Curt graduated from Greenville Central School in 1959, attended & graduated from Alfred State Tech. and the Simmons School of Embalming and became a licensed funeral director on July 25, 1963 on his father's 50th birthday. He has been employed at the funeral home since then. Active in the community, he has been a Town Councilman, Past Town Supervisor, former member of the Greenville Volunteer Fire Company and a former Fire Commissioner. He is a former member of the Greenville Rotary Club where he was honored as a Paul Harris Fellow and had 25 years of perfect attendance. He is married to the former Nancy Rockenstire, has three daughters, two step-children and six grandchildren. Curt is a Civil War collector and enjoys a round of golf now and then.