Ted Flum, age 69, of 427 South 13th Street, Escanaba, and also Nahma, passed away unexpectedly Thursday morning July 10, 2014 at home of an apparent heart attack.
Ted was born September 19, 1944 in Nicollet County, MN the son of Andrew and Margaret (Gutzmer) Flum Sr. He was raised in the St. Peter and St. Cloud areas of MN and later graduated from Port Huron High School.
Ted was united in marriage to the former Sarah Ferguson on February 18, 1971 in Maui, HI. They later resided in the Port Huron and St. Clair area. He worked as a mechanic and roofer. He also delivered the Shopper in St. Clair for many years. They relocated to Escanaba in 1999 when Sarah was hired at Bay de Noc Community College.
Ted enjoyed riding motorcycles, traveling and reading. He also enjoyed working in the yard and on his tractors and motorcycles.
In addition to his wife Sarah, survivors include:
Brad and David Flum of St. Clair, MI
Granddaughter: Amber Flum of St. Clair, MI
Andrew (Carmen) Flum Jr., Richard Flum and James Flum, all of Minnesota.
Alice (Wayne) Hunnicutt of AR, Hope (Wade) Hayes of MN, Faith Flum of MN, Peggy Flum of MN and Patsy Flum of TX.
Numerous nieces and nephews also survive
Funeral services will be held at a later date in St. Clair, MI at the First Congregational Church, U.C.C. Memorial contributions may be directed to the church or Bay de Noc College for a scholarship in Ted’s name.
The Skradski Family Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Gladstone are assisting the Flum family.