Obituary: Marsha Funk, 73, Ludington.

May 11, 2020

Marsha Funk

Obituary: Marsha Funk, 73, Ludington.

Marsha Jean Funk, 73, of Ludington,passed away Sunday, May 10, 2020 at home surrounded by her loving family.

Marsha was born on March 13, 1947 in Grand Rapids to the late Arthur William and Reva Irene (Stone) Cramer. She married Gerald John Funk on July 2, 1966 in Ludington. She worked for many years for the City of Ludington Police Dept, then went to the Mason County Sheriff’s Office as a corrections officer/dispatcher until her retirement. She enjoyed bowling for 50-plus years — never missing a national tournament — tutoring at Lakeview Elementary School for many years, and playing cards on Friday nights with friends at the American Legion.

Marsha is survived by her husband of 53-plus years, Gerald “Jerry” J. Funk Sr. of Ludington; sons, William (Tracy) Funk of Ravenna, Gerald J. “Jay” (Kristie) Funk Jr. of Ludington; six grandchildren, Courtney (Nick) Morgan, Caylah, Nicole, Hunter, Jared and Jayson Funk; four great-grandchildren, Mariah, Brailynn, Bentley and Corrine; four sisters, Irene Hathaway of Ludington, Margaret Berry of Scottville, Vickie (Chuck) Baldwin of Alabama and Dorothy (Greg) Edson of Grand Haven; sister-in-law Pamela Cramer of Scottville; along with numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother William Cramer and her brothers-in-law Ron Hathaway and Jack Berry.

Cremation has taken place with a Celebration of Life held at a later date.

Memorials may be directed to Harbor Hospice for the loving care it provided.

Go to: or Facebook @Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook.

The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511.

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