Gerald A. Bunge
June 20, 1955-November 12, 2020
Gerald A. Bunge, age 65 of Monroe, passed away the morning of Thursday, November 12, 2020 at ProMedica Monroe Skilled Nursing and Rehab.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 11am with Pastor Jeffrey Heimsoth and Pastor Daniel Potts officiating. Please join via live stream on the Rupp Funeral Home Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/ruppfuneralhome). Refresh the Rupp facebook page when it is close to service time on Saturday to view live stream. If you are not able to watch it live, the service will be posted to our page to view at any time after.
Gerald was born June 20, 1955 in Monroe, MI to the late Herman and Phyllis (Elchert) Bunge. He graduated from Monroe High School in 1974. Gerald would meet and go on to marry Pamela Hunter on April 22, 1995 at the Mall of Monroe. He had a long career at Mejier, working 25 years for the company as a general utility worker before retiring.
Gerald was a long-time member of Trinity Lutheran Church, and also a member of the Wicked Jeeps Southeast Michigan Club. He and his wife, Pam, enjoyed camping, hiking, walking, and just being in the outdoors. Gerald also enjoyed auto racing and weather watching.
To cherish his memory, Gerald leaves his loving wife of 25 years, Pam; two brothers: Kenneth (Carol) Bunge and Robert "Bob" (Barb) Bunge; and two sisters: Peggy Sharpe and Joyce (Ron) Andresen.
Anyone wishing to make a memorial contribution in Gerald's honor are asked to please do so to Pam Bunge.
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