Paul L. “Bunk”
Huntzinger, 81, of Carlisle, passed away on Thursday, December 5, 2013, at his home with loving family by his side.
He was born on May 3, 1932, in Carlisle, a son of the late Philip J. and Mary (Swigert) Huntzinger.
Paul was a 1951 graduate of Carlisle High School and was a US Army veteran of the Korean War. Paul
retired from AMP, Inc. after 43 years of service, where he was a die mechanic. He was a member of St. Patrick
Catholic Church, where he ushered for 20 years, the Penbrook American Legion Post 730, Sons of The American Legion Squadron
730 and the Knights of Columbus Council 4057, Carlisle, where he was a 3rd Degree Knight.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 60 years, Harriet L. (Goshorn) Huntzinger, one son, Christopher
J. (Kathleen) Huntzinger of Harrisburg, one daughter, Theresa M. Huntzinger of Ocean City, MD, one brother, Philip J. (Freda)
Huntzinger, Jr. of Carlisle, one grandson, Morgan A. Huntzinger of Ocean City, MD and several nieces and nephews.
Paul was predeceased by one grandson, Christopher C. Grove.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, December 10, 2013,
at 10:30 a.m. in the St. Patrick Catholic Church, 85 Marsh Dr., Carlisle, with Rev. William C. Forrey officiating.
Burial with military honors by Cumberland County Honor Guard will be in St. Patrick’s New Catholic Cemetery,
Carlisle. A viewing will be held on Monday from 6 – 7:30 p.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home,
630 S. Hanover Str., Carlisle, where a Prayer Service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Memorial contributions
may be made to the Jake Gittlen Cancer Research Fund, 4331 S. Victoria Way, Harrisburg, PA 17112 or to St. Patrick’s
Third Century Fund, 152 E. Pomfret St., Carlisle, PA 17013.
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My dad often talked of "Bunk" and I am sorry that he passed. My condolences to you and yours. My
dad, Jack, passed away, suddenly, but not unexpectedly, on 10/17/13.
Tammy Mullen Schall
We are shocked and deeply saddened to read of Paul's death.
You are in our thoughts and prayers at this most difficult time.
Fondly, Jenny & Ron Elliott
Dear Harriet, Please know that you and your loved ones are in my thoughts and
I worked with "Bunk"
at AMP, Inc. He was a nice co-worker and I enjoyed working with him. My deepest sympathy to the family.
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