Marvin Bunker

Marvin D. Bunker, 72, Johnson City, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at his residence.

He was a native of Johnsville, OH, and the son of the late Rolen and Clarice Clark Bunker. He was an avid University of Tennessee and Pittsburgh Steelers fan. Mr. Bunker graduated from Johnsville High School in 1959. He worked at ITT North Electric in Galion, OH and Johnson City, TN, also at Jarl Ext. in Elizabethton, TN and Stewart Warner in Johnson City, TN. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Joanna Manning Bunker, two brothers Kenneth and Lowell Bunker and one sister Cleo Kitch.

Those left to cherish his memory include his daughter Cheri Forney and husband Dwayne, Jonesborough; a son Stewart Bunker and wife Robyn, Taunton, MA.; four grandchildren, Evan Bunker, Johnson City, Tara Bolerjack and husband Andy, Mt. Vernon, OH; Ella Bunker and Peyton Bunker, Taunton, MA.; a God daughter Niki Judy, Pawleys Island, SC; brothers Harold Clark, Indianapolis, IN, Nolen Bunker and wife Helena, Mansfield, OH, Keith Bunker and wife Laverne of Mansfield, OH; sisters, Shirley Rhea, Mansfield, OH, Gladys Montgomery and husband Larry, Marion, OH, Maxine Bunker, Mt. Gilead, OH, Mildred Carter, Stuart, FL; two special aunts Pat Fisher and husband John, Galion, OH and Bea Monroe, Venice, FL.

Marvin's family will greet friends from 1 - 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 20, at the Snyder Funeral Home, Craven Chapel, 67 N. Main St., Mount Gilead. Funeral services will follow there at 4:00 PM. Graveside services will be held immediately following the service at Stantontown Cemetery in Marengo, OH.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Cindy at Smoky Mountain Hospice & Gwen Taylor for the special care.

Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Marvin's family and your private condolences may be expressed to them online by visiting

Local arrangements were entrusted to Tetrick Funeral Home, Johnson City, TN.

Funeral Home

Snyder Funeral Home, Craven Chapel
67 North Main Street Mount Gilead, OH 43338
(419) 946-3040
Published in The Morrow County Sentinel on July 24, 2013