printed 01/08/2021


Betty Louise Bunting, age 93, died Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin.

Born in Pittsville, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence Parsons and Luette Sterling Parsons.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph R. Bunting Sr., and by her son, Ralph R. Bunting Jr.

She is survived by her daughter, Susan Rencher and her husband, John, and son, Robert P. Bunting and his wife, Holly, all of Berlin.

Also surviving are grandchildren, Ralph Bunting, Laurie Petrino, Christopher Bunting and Erin, Jessica Bunting, and Jenny Bobenko and Nick.

She was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Allison Novelli. There are six great grandchildren.

Mrs. Bunting was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and homemaker.

She has been a member of the Holly Chapter Order of Eastern Star Chapter #48 and a Rainbow Girls Mother Advisor. She enjoyed cooking, gardening and her flowers. She was a member of the Buckingham Presbyterian Church in Berlin.

Cremation followed her death. A private service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Buckingham Presbyterian, Church 20 South Main Street, Berlin, Maryland 21811.

Arrangements are in the care of The Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. Letters of condolences may be sent to the family via

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