Date of Birth: September 11, 1934
Date of Death: January 04, 2020
Norman Eugene Bunting, age 85, son of Roy and Lela Bunting, passed away of late-stage cancer on January 4th, 2020. Gene was born on September 11, 1934, on his family farm just outside of Fairfield, Illinois. He was raised in Springfield, Illinois and graduated from Springfield High School. Gene went on to serve in the U.S. Army for 2 years. He moved to Arizona with family and worked as a truck driver with Bekins Van Lines for 20 years, traveling through 49 states. He was also an excellent detail trim carpenter whose skill was in high demand. Gene enjoyed participating in and being Scoutmaster of Troop 32 for the Boy Scouts of America. He retired in 2000 and enjoyed traveling and visiting family and friends with his brother, Roy. Gene is survived by his 2 brothers, Roy and Bill, sister-in-law Ann, 6 nieces and nephews, as well as 29 great nieces and nephews.
Visitation 1/9/2020 at 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Best Funeral Services - Peoria 9380 W. Peoria Ave Peoria, AZ 85345 Funeral Ceremony 1/9/2020 at 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Best Funeral Services - Peoria 9380 W. Peoria Ave Peoria, AZ 85345 Reception 1/9/2020 at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Best Funeral Services - Peoria 9380 W. Peoria Ave Peoria, AZ 85345 Graveside Service 1/10/2020 at 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Greenwood Memory Lawn 2300 West Van Buren Street Phoenix, AZ 85007