Mr. Donald Gene Funderburk Sr., 78, passed away Monday, May 20, 2013, at his home.
He was born July 25, 1934, in Lancaster and was a son of the late Raymond Fletcher Funderburk and Elma Newman Funderburk.
Mr. Funderburk was owner/operator of Funderburk Electric Inc., Funderburk Construction, and Quality Heating, Air and Electrical. Mr. Funderburk was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend. Mr. Funderburk was an avid sportsman who loved to hunt and play golf. He also enjoyed spending time in his garden and being outdoors.
Mr. Funderburk is survived by his wife, Trudie B. Funderburk; two sons, Gene Funderburk and Brent Funderburk and his wife, Lynne, all of Lancaster; a daughter, Rebecca Brock and her husband, Wayne, of Lancaster; a brother, Bud Funderburk and his wife, Bonnie, of Lancaster; a sister, Ann McManus and her husband, Ken, of Lancaster; and three grandchildren, Carly Lane Funderburk, Anna Kate Funderburk and William David Funderburk.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Nettie Belk.
Services to celebrate the life of Mr. Funderburk are 2 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at Second Baptist Church, officiated by the Revs. Dr. Brian Saxon and Curtis Cameron, with burial in the Elmwood Cemetery in Fort Lawn.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today, May 22, at Lancaster Funeral Home and other times at the home, 621 Gillsbrook Road.
Notes to the family may be made at www.lancasterfuneralhome.com.
Lancaster Funeral Home & Cremation Service is serving the family of Mr. Funderburk.