March 5, 1890 to December 13, 1979

William Lang Bunker of Delta, died at his home Dec. 13, 1979. He was  born March 5, 
1890 at Annabell, Utah, to William Edward Bunker and Sarah Vilate Burgess.
He married Maida June Wright June 9, 1909 in the Salt Lake LDS Templs, she died Nov. 
21, 1917; then married Ida Morris, Dec. 26, 1918 in Preston, Idaho. Solomized in the 
Manti Temple. Came to the West Millard area in 1907, lived in the Sutherland area 63
years and moved to Delat City in 1969. 
He was active in the LDS church, was a farmer, operating his farm until after he was 
past 80 years old. 
Survivors: Wife of Delta; daughters Eulalia, Mrs. Lee (Velma)Talbot, Delta; Nola 
Bolster, Antiock, Calif.; Della Rock, Corona, Calif.; Mrs. Wayne (Thora) Petersen, 
Hinckley; Mrs. Vaughn (Vera) Paxman, Nephi; Mrs. DuWayne (Beth) Kimber, Ogden; Mrs. 
Morris (Betty) Parker, Mesa, Ariz.; Mrs. Boyd (LeuWanna) Beagley, West Bountiful, 
Utah 46 grand-children, 100 great-grandchildren, 27 great-great-grandchildren. Bro,
Owen; Sisters, Mrs. Irvin (Grace) Petersen; Mrs. Allen (Dorothy) Baker; Mrs. Jetta 
Hepworth, all of Salt Lake City.
Services were held Saturday, De. 15, 1979 at the Delta 3-4 Ward Chapel. Bishop Joseph 
Barney officiating. Family prayer by Harold R. Morris; Prelude music, Rayma Brush. 
Opening prayer, Wayne Petersen; Obituary by Bishop Joseph Talbot. Speaker, DaWayne 
Kimber, musical number, "One Hunred and Sixty Acres." "Going Home" by Boyd Beagley, 
Vaughan Paxman, DaWayne Kimber, accompaied by Ruth Talbot.
Speaker, Boyd Beagley; Speaker, Vaughan Paxman, Remarks, Closing Prayer by Dick Talbot, 
Postlude Music Rayma Brush, Dedication of Grave by James Bunker, a Grandson.
Pallbearers were Bill Talbot, David Rock, Stephen Beagley, Donald Petersen, Ray Kimber, 
Billy Bunker. Honorary Pallbearers were Grandsons. Interment in the Delta Cemetery.