Gunnar Michael Blakely

Whittemore, Michigan
April 25, 2020 - April 25, 2020

Obituary Notice

Gunnar Michael Blakely was born April 25, 2020, to Joshua and Erin Blakely of Whittemore, Michigan. Gunnar earned his angel wings at the time of his birth; leaving behind his grieving parents and grandparents Larry and Carla Grezeszak of Whittemore and Richard and Darlene Blakely of Prescott. Gunnar is also survived by great grandparents Carl (Gus) and Sandy Lange, Wayne (Chum) and Diane Grezeszak and Marie Tabor, Uncle Ricky Blakely and many extended family members and wonderful friends who were anxiously awaiting his arrival.

Those who loved you and anticipated your arrival little one had so much love and so many dreams for you. We are all so very saddened that you will not have a chance to experience any of these here on earth. We send you to heaven baptized in God's loving arms with all the love possible, leaving a hole in so many hearts here.

Gunnar also leaves behind anticipated God Parents Emily Lange of Whittemore and Riley Dobbs of East Tawas, both had so many plans for you.

Per his parents wishes, cremation has taken place and no service is planned.


Cards of sympathy and memorial contributions may be mailed to the family of Gunnar c/o Buresh Funeral Home, P.O. Box 130, Hale, Michigan 48739.

On-line condolences to the family may be made below.


I am sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with during this time.
— Michelle West
So sorry for your loss to you and your family are in our prayers and thoughts
— Miki marr
I am so sorry for your loss,sending you hugs and prayers.
— virginia revord
Words can never replace the loss that is felt by all. Gunnar will never be forgotten, so we will grieve and slowly heal knowing there is another day when we will understand. Prayers, love and many hugs are sent until a brighter day. Blessings.
— Marcy Putnam
My heart is broken for you. Please know prayers and thought are with you. God Bless
— Pam Carr
We are so sorry for your loss of your baby here on earth. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all .
— Rick and Teri Valent
Many prayers, love and hugs.
— Ryan Eberline
We are so sorry for your loss. No one can understand your sorrow unless they have suffered the same. But accept their condolences as you grieve. My heart is breaking for you.
— Bill and Connie (Mac) McAdams
So very sorry for your loss. There are truly no words to convey what is needed. Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you all.
— Renee Diener
My prayers are with you all I'm so sorry for your loss rip little one
— Summer hucul
So very sorry for your loss. We are praying for your comfort.
— Bud and Gayle Chipps
We are so very sorry for the loss of your precious boy.
— Joe & Cheri Peterson
May the comfort of God's peace surround you and bring you comfort. Please know that your work family is praying for you.
— Barbara Schram
My most heartfelt condolences and an endless supply of hugs when we can.
— Carol Jurczyk
Prayers and hugs. Your family is on my heart
— Linda Kennedy
Praying for you and your family.
— Angie Neubecker
My sweet little Gunnar. I couldn't wait to meet you, hear your little voice, and let my boys be your friends. I was so excited for your first steps, first foods, and learning about how much you were keeping Mom and Dad up. I couldn't wait to learn about everything you were going to become. Now, we get to have you in our hearts carrying you through our days. Keep Mom and Dad safe. One day you'll be with us all again and I can't wait to meet you, then. Rest In Heaven sweet beautiful boy.
— Danielle Upham
We are so sorry for your loss, God has another angel 😇 praying for your family
— Dan&Linda Valent
Keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers.
— Lynn & Joe Perrera
Love, prayers, and positive thoughts to you and your family...
— The Roderick family
We are so sorry for your loss of your little boy. He was beautiful and looked perfect in every way. God needed a Special Angel at his throne. He will forever have eternal life with God and will be waiting for you when your circle of life is over. He watches and waits for you on the other side of Heaven's Gate. One day you will be reunited and he will welcome you to Heaven with open arms. Our Heartfelt prayers are being said for you right now. RIP little one.
— Karen Freeman and (Herb Freeman)
May God's love surround you with love, strength, and guidance in the days to follow. Praying for you and your families.
— Barb Burkholder
I am so sorry for your loss. You have a little angel watching over you both now. In my prayers.
— Diane McLEAN
So very sorry for your loss! Sending prayers and hugs.
— Sue Warr
We are so sorry for your loss and are keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers, and Gunnar in our hearts.
— The Byrd Family
No words seem adequate to convey how sorry we are for the loss of your precious baby boy, Gunnar. Just know that many people love you and are praying for you and your family. With love, Mary and Ken Jordan & family
— Mary Jordan
Josh and Erin we can not understand why this happened but please know we love you both and Gunner so much. Our thoughts and prayers are with you daily. R.I.P. little Gunner. BLESSINGS, Barb and Gary
— Barbara Gillings
So sorry for the loss of baby Gunnar. My heart aches for you and I pray for strength and comfort. Rest in heaven sweet baby boy~
— Jackie Schutte
So sorry for your loss of Gunnar. Blessings to you and your entire family who are grieving his loss. Praying that in time God's healing power will bring some level of comfort and peace.
— Mark Jordan and Family
So sorry to hear of your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
— Terri Beavers
Carla, I was so sorry and saddened to read of your family’s loss of this much anticipated baby boy. There can be no deeper grief for a parent than the death of a child before his time. It simply upsets the natural order of things. Please accept and convey my sincere sympathy to you and yours. Know you are in my thoughts and prayers.
— Barb Hunter
I am so sorry to see this ,it pains my heart knowing u are going threw the pain ,many thoughts and prayers to the family
— Jill

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