In memory of
Rudolph H. "Rudy" Bunzl
BUNZL, Rudolph "Rudy" H., age 94, died on October 16, 2016. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Esther M. Bunzl; and by the children of his first marriage, Ann B. Kamoe (late Neil) and Carol B. Showker (Fred); as well as by Esther's children from her first marriage, Noah R. Mendelsohn (Eileen Jay) and Eve M. Lehmann (Alan). Together, Rudy and Esther have eight grandchildren, Ellen Kamoe (David Owen), David Kamoe, Kelly Showker, Max Showker, Andrew Mendelsohn, Michael Mendelsohn, Julia Lehmann and Sarah Lehmann; and two great-grandchildren. Rudy was born to Robert and Nellie (Burian) Bunzl in Vienna, Austria. After the Anschluss, the family, including his late brother, Walter, came to America and settled in Atlanta. Rudy graduated from Georgia Tech. After graduation, he went to California, where he attained a position at Shell Chemical. Upon the outbreak of WWII, he joined the Army in the Pacific. He served until the end of the war. After a brief return to California, he was asked to establish a new filter manufacturing company in Richmond. American Filtrona Corporation flourished. Rudy always credited Richmond... Published by Joseph W. Bliley Funeral Home | Full obituary
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