Sunday, May 31, 2015

Father Jeremy Bunting

The funeral of Father Jeremy Bunting (right), former vicar, took place at Little St Mary's Church, Cambridge on Tuesday 26 May.

Jeremy was born in 1934.  He was educated at St Catharine's College, Cambridge and Worcester College, Oxford.  He trained for the priesthood at St Stephen's House, Oxford, was ordained deacon in 1959 and priest in 1960.  He served as a curate at St George's, Bickley (1959-1962) and Little St Mary's, Cambridge (1962-1966), and then taught at General Theological Seminary in New York from 1966 to 1968 before becoming Rector of Stock Harvard in Essex in 1968.  He moved to St Jude's, Hampstead Garden Suburb in 1987, resigning in 1994 and settling in Haslingfield, Cambridgeshire.  

Robert Chandler represented the parish at his funeral.