May 6, 1935 - November 7, 2019
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the
Buresh Funeral Home in Oscoda, Michigan.
Sacred Heart Catholic Church - Oscoda, Michigan
Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 11:00 am (instate at 10:00 am)
at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Oscoda, Michigan
Edward B. Fasbender
Age 84 of Oscoda, MI went to be with the Lord and joined the band in Heaven on Thursday, November 7, 2019. He was born May 6, 1935 in Detroit, MI to the late Edward C. and Genevieve (nee Schimmel) Fasbender. He joined the U.S. Army in 1954 and was a Korean War Veteran. The Fasbender family moved to the Oscoda area in the 1950’s and owned and operated Ausable Marina. Ed had his Captain’s License and took many chartered fishing trips into Lake Huron with the Edna D. His brothers also built “The Blue Note”, a teenage dance hall at the mouth of the Ausable River, which is now Haglund’s. Ed married the former Joan Beckner on February 11, 1961 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Oscoda, MI. He worked many years for the U.S. Postal Service retiring in 1990. In his early years, he was active in the Sacred Heart Credit Union and served on the loan committee. In 1966, he built a home in Silver Sands subdivision where he still resided. He was there for any neighbor in need even if just stopping by to chat. He enjoyed life, family, friendships, playing his guitar, boating, and traveling. Family being the most important. He gave generously to his charities and had a strong faith in God. Ed is survived by his children, Denise Davie, Terry Fasbender, Michelle (James) Baggett, Cindy (John) Podgurski, Sue (Brian) Woloszyk; his grandchildren, Kellie, Sean, Meagan, Shane, Tyler, Mercedes, Noah, and six great grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother David, his sisters, Marianne (John) Previty, Ginny Sullivan and Diane (Ron) Shattuck. In addition to his parents, Ed was preceded in death by his wife, Joan Fasbender in 2015 and 4 brothers, Bernard, Donald, Ronald, and Jerry. The family will welcome friends on Friday, November 15, 2019 from 2:00 to 4 pm and 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the Buresh Funeral Home, Oscoda, MI. A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, November 16, 2019 with family receiving friends at 10:00 am until the time of service. Memorial contributions may be made directly to the Salvation Army or Brian’s House, P.O. Box 1201, Bay City, MI 48706. You may offer your condolences online at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com.
Memorial contributions may be made directly to the Salvation Army or Brian’s House, P.O. Box 1201, Bay City, MI 48706.