BUNDESEN, MILFORD "Wayne"; 93; of Au Gres, formerly of White Lake, MI; passed away September 21, 2013, with his family surrounding him at home. Milford was born March 31, 1920, the son of Jenss and Ida Bendesen. He married Irene Hiveley, who preceded him in death on December 20, 2003. Together, the couple raised 6 children, Joann, Sharon, Sue, Richard, Sandra, and Michael. He was employed as an engineer at General Motors until his retirement. Wayne enjoyed fishing and was skilled at woodworking, designing and creating heirloom furniture pieces, including a grandfather clock. He will be sorely missed by his six children; 13 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. Visitation for Mr. Bundesen will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, September 27, 2013 at C.L. Forshee & Sons Funeral Homes, Inc., Au Gres Chapel . Services will be held with Military Honors at 2 p.m. with Pastor Richard McClendon, of Heartland Hospice, officiating. Interment will follow in Sims-Whitney Cemetery, Au Gres. Memorials may be made to family's wishes.
Published in The Oakland Press on Sept. 24, 2013