Frank M. Bunge, Sr.
Frank Bunge, 81, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at Viera Hospital.
He is survived by the love of his life, Pat, his wife of 57 years, their children Frank, Jr. "Sonny" of Cocoa, Bill (Doreen) of Merritt Island, and Meri Beth (Leo) of Rockledge, grandchildren Kristine, Jory, Jason, Kaylee, Dylan, Hannah and Abby, his siblings Philip "Joe" Bunge, Mary Jo Renihan and John Bunge of Indiana, and dozens of wonderful nieces and nephews.
Frank was born and raised in Helmsburg, Indiana. After serving in the Air Force, he attended the University of Florida (GO GATORS!) and upon his graduation in February 1962 was hired by Douglas Aircraft at Cape Canaveral, retiring in February 1998. Frank truly loved and enjoyed his work with the Delta rockets.
Frank was a member of St. Marks Episcopal Church in Cocoa where his service and reception will be held at 3:00pm, Saturday, August 24, 2013. A family internment will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery in Titusville. In lieu of flowers, please consider contributing to an animal shelter of your choice.
Published in FLORIDA TODAY on Aug. 21, 2013