August 1, 2011

Heartfelt Sympathy

Michigan pickleball players extend heartfelt sympathy to the family of Ron Furstnau.


August 01, 1947 ~ July 30, 2011
FURSTNAU, RONALD HENRY; age 63; of Rochester Hills; July 30, 2011. Cherished husband of Kathleen; and father of Margaret (James) Speelman, Timothy (Andrea) Furstnau, Robert (Laura) VanHellemont, and Clint (Michelle) VanHellemont; adored grandfather of Max and Grace Speelman; loving brother of Rebecca (Clarence) Avers. Ron was a retired GM Engineer. He was very passionate about under resourced children and local outreach in Pontiac. He devoted many hours in refurbishing the Boys and Girls Club for Power Company Kids Club. He loved playing pickleball and participated in the Michigan Senior Olympics. Funeral Service Wednesday, August 3, 2011, 11 a.m. with a 10 a.m. Instate at Kensington Community Church, 1825 E. Square Lake Rd., Troy. The family will Receive Friends Tuesday 5 to 9 p.m. at the Modetz Funeral Home, 100 E. Silverbell Rd., Orion. Inurnment Great Lakes National Cemetery. Suggested memorials to The Power Company Kids Club, P.O. Box 432126, Pontiac, MI 48343.

Memorial Gifts:
The Power Company Kids Club, P.O. Box 432126, Pontiac, MI 48343. Online donations

5:00PM to 9:00PM on Tuesday, August 2, 2011 at Modetz Funeral Home Silverbell Chapel 100 East Silverbell Road Orion MI 48359

11:00AM on Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at Kensington Community Church.
Visitation at 10:00 AM  prior to service