Gary E. FunkSeptember 21, 1950 ~ July 29, 2017 (age 66)
Gary E. Funk, age 66, of Dorr passed away into the arms of his Lord and Savior, Saturday, July 29, 2017. Gary was born in New Salem, Michigan the son to Gerald and Louise (Steffes) Funk. Gary proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army. He was a lifetime member of the VFW, UAW, American Legion, Elks Club of Holland and the Moose Club of Dorr. He is survived by his children Marie (Chris) Cook and Gerald (Amy) Funk and his granddaughter, Payton Nichols; brothers and sisters Rosalene Burd, Eugene Funk, Jim Phieffer, Sue Ann Funk, Deb Funk, Raymond (Kathy) Funk, Patricia (Don) Van Wagner, Susan Gruis and Deb (Mike) Valenti; brothers and sisters-in-law, Linda (Mel) Stoepker, Howard (Linda) Stephans, Diane (Larry) Reed, Denise (Tim) Connor, Betty (Mike) Gensler along with many nieces, nephews and extended relatives. Gary was preceded in death in 2013 by his wife Bonnie; his parents and his siblings Theresa Pelgrim, Mary Lou Pfeiffer, James and Bernard Funk. Gary’s family will meet with friends and relatives from 2-4pm and 6-8pm, Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at the Kubiak-Cook Funeral Home – Dorr Chapel, 4330 18th St. Dorr, Michigan with a rosary being held at 3:30 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be 11am August 2, 2017 at St. Mary’s Visitation Catholic Church – 2459 146th Ave., Dorr, Michigan. Interment will follow in the St. Mary’s Visitation Cemetery. In honor of Gary, memorial contributions may be directed to Wings of Hope Hospice or St. Mary’s School. The family welcomes messages and memories in their online guestbook at www.kubiakcook.com.
Wings of Hope Hospice
530 Linn St., Allegan MI 49010
St. Mary's Visitation Catholic School
2455-146th Ave. SW, Byron Center MI 49315