Virginia Bunting

Virginia M. Bunting

ZANESVILLE: Virginia M. Bunting, 101, formally of Zanesville, passed away November 4, 2013 at Licking County Memorial Hospital.

She was born July 6, 1912 in Noble County, daughter of the late Harry and Ollie Baker Long. She was a member of the Central Trinity United Methodist Church. She was formally employed at Mosaic Tile and Johnson's Restaurant.

She is survived by her daughters Beverly (Donald) Wolford of Zanesville, Carolyn Smith of Zanesville, Diana ( Rich Kovaleski) Shinn of North Canton, sister Ada Lyon of Zanesville, grandchildren Cheryl Crown, Shawn Burgess, Sherrie Boley, Keena Briggs, Val Adams, Grant Shinn, and Shannon Campbell, and 11 great- grandchildren.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her daughter, Artie Kay Adams, brothers Edgar Long and Carroll Long; sisters Ruth Engle, Eva Garrett and Mable Prouty; father of her children Arthur Bunting.

Calling hours will be held Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 11 am -1 pm at DeLong-Baker & Lanning Funeral Home where services will begin at 1:00 pm. Burial will follow at Sharon Cemetery in Noble County.

The family would like to express their gratitude and offer a thank you to the care givers of Autumn Health Care Centers in Zanesville and Newark.

Contributions may be made to the Hospice of Licking Memorial Hospital, 1320 West Main St, Newark, Ohio 43055 To sign the online guestbook or to leave a note of condolence please visit


Funeral Home

DeLong-Baker & Lanning Funeral Home
56 South 5th Street Zanesville, OH 43701
(740) 452-9356

Published in the Times Recorder on Nov. 7, 2013