Brian A. Bunting, 40, of Methuen, Mass., passed away Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at his home in Brattleboro, Vt. Brian was born in Lawrence, Mass., January 3, 1977, the son of Arthur H. Bunting and Virginia (Belavitch) Kirwin. He grew up in Methuen, Mass., and attended local schools before beginning his career in truck driving. Brian enjoyed time with family and friends most especially his adoring daughter, Ileana. He will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved him.
Brian is survived by his daughter, Ileana; father, Arthur Bunting of Bend, Ore.; mother, Virginia Kirwin and husband, William of Dracut, Mass.; and his brother, Matthew Bunting and wife, Charlene of Salem, N.H. He also leaves behind several uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and many dear friends.
Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend visiting hours Wednesday, October 25, 2017, from 5 to 7 p.m. at The Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen, MA 01844. A Funeral Mass will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. from St. Monica’s Parish, 212 Lawrence St., Methuen, MA 01844. Interment will follow at St. Mary-Immaculate Conception Cemetery in Lawrence. In lieu of flowers, the family kindly request donations in Brian’s memory be made to The Ileana Bunting Davis Educational Fund, c/o Jeff Davis, TD Bank North 174 Newburyport Turnpike, Rowley, MA 01969. For directions or to pay online condolences, please visit www.cataudellafh.com.
Published on  October 22, 2017