Michael Busker Sr.

MICHAEL L. BUSKER SR., 63 FREEPORT - Michael L. Busker Sr., 63, of Freeport died Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at FHN Memorial Hospital. Born March 4, 1950, in Freeport; he was the son of John H. and Marjorie D. (Sieck) Busker Jr. He married Pam Altman March 7, 1997. He served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. Michael was a Trim Carpenter in Freeport for several years and was the groundskeeper for FHN Memorial Hospital until his retirement. Mike was an original supporter of the Ferguson Cancer Center and organized the Malcolm Eaton Car shows. Surviving is his wife, Pam of Freeport; 2 sons, Michael Lynn (Deanna) Busker Jr. of Freeport and Jason Lee (Jessica) Busker of Kieler, Wisconsin; stepson, Stephen (Melody) Altman of Chicago; and brother, Larry (Diana) Busker of Danville, Kentucky; Angelina, Cassandra, and Jaylyn Busker, Carly Briener, Brady Thumser, and Tyson Altman. He was preceded in death by his parents. Cremation rites have been accorded. Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Monday, May 13, 2013, at Crossroads Community Church. Interment of his cremated remains will be in the Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. A memorial has been established in his name. Please visit www.walkermortuary.com to leave a condolence, light a candle, or send flowers.

Funeral Home

Walker Mortuary
321 West Main Street Freeport, IL 61032
(815) 232-2136

Published in The Journal-Standard on May 10, 2013