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Robert James Brunsden, Sr.

March 22, 1931 ~ October 6, 2019 (age 88)
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BRUNSDEN, Robert James, Sr.- Age 88, of Southfield, formerly of Flint, passed away October 6, 2019.  Funeral services will be 12:30 PM Thursday, October 17, 2019 at Sharp Funeral Homes, Fenton Chapel, 1000 Silver Lake Road, Fenton. Interment to follow at Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly. Visitation will be 11 AM until the time of service. Memorial contributions would be appreciated to

Robert was born March 22, 1931 in Flint, the son of Edwin and Nettie (Watson) Brunsden. He proudly served in the US Army. Robert was employed as a Machinist for many years. He was very artistic and enjoyed drawing, painting, and carving. 

Surviving are: sons, Robert (Susan) Brunsden Jr. and Timothy (Jackie) Brunsden; grandchildren, Nicholas, Elizabeth, Alexis, and Benjamin; sisters, Ruth Bratton and Mary Kinkle; and several nieces and nephews.

Robert was preceded in death by: his daughter, Holly Ann Brunsden; wife, Janet; 4 sisters; and 2 brothers. Online tributes may be shared at

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