Obituary: Edward Busch, Jr., 71, of Ludington.

April 5, 2021

Ed Busch

Obituary: Edward Busch, Jr., 71, of Ludington.

Edward Regis Busch Jr., 71, of Ludington, formerly of Royal Oak, passed away on Friday, April 2, 2021.

Ed was born on July 2, 1949 in Detroit, the son of Edward and Jean (Wright) Busch.  He graduated in 1967 from Shrine of the Little Flower High School.  On December 5, 1975, he married the love of his life, Judith Wyckoff and raised three children.  

Ed was a corrections officer for the Michigan Department of Corrections for 16 years, finally retiring in 2006. He was a member of Mason County Reformed Church.  Ed enjoyed football, hunting, wintering in the Dominican Republic, and reading about history and religion. 

Ed is survived by his wife of 45 years, Judith Busch; children, Edward R. Busch III, Michael (Erin) Ardison, and Kimberly (Trent) Stange; grandchildren, Luke and Hadley Ardison, and Sebastian Stange; and sisters, Susan Pas and Laura Busch.

Ed’s parents preceded him in death.

There are no services planned at this time.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Michigan.

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Arrangements were entrusted to Oak Grove Funeral Home of Ludington. 

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