RAYMOND ERNEST WEGMEYER

Raymond “Bud” Ernest Wegmeyer, 90, of Alpena passed away Friday, April 12, 2019 at his home in Turning Brook.

Raymond was born April 26, 1928, in Ossineke Township to the late Herman and Esther (Brandt) Wegmeyer. On Oct. 25, 1947, he married Dolores Beck. She preceded him in death on March 1, 2016. Along with his wife, he owned and operated Wolf Creek Farm Supply from 1949-2015. Bud was a county commissioner for 12 years. He was a member of Farm Bureau for 69 years and served as chairman and on the membership enrollment committee. Bud was an active member of St. Paul Lutheran Church-Hubbard Lake. He taught Sunday School for over 20 years, sang in the choir, and served on the church council.

Surviving are his four children, Connie (Doug) Funk, Joan (Ron) Vanover, Janet (Mike) Gagnon, Paul (Eileen) Wegmeyer; 13 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Wegmeyer was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Alicia Lynn Gagnon; sister, Irma Leist; brothers, Donald, Robert, and Harry.

Visitation will take place at the Bannan Funeral Home on Sunday from 2-8 p.m. and continue Monday at St. Paul Lutheran Church-Hubbard Lake from 10 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. with Rev. Joseph Llewellyn officiating.

Interment: Wolf Creek Cemetery

Memorials: St. Paul Lutheran Church